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Tesla’s Construction Workers At Texas Giga-Factory Allege Labor Violations - Whistleblowers ‘Claim Constant Hazards, Onsite’ Accidents & Wage Theft While Working On Manufacturing Facility In Austin

Published Monday, November 21, 2022
by Labor News Story Link To The Guardian
Tesla’s Construction Workers At Texas Giga-Factory Allege Labor Violations - Whistleblowers ‘Claim Constant Hazards, Onsite’ Accidents & Wage Theft While Working On Manufacturing Facility In Austin

Alexandra Villarreal at The Guardian reports Construction Workers who toiled on one of Tesla’s sprawling so-called Giga-Factories will file a complaint and a case referral with the U.S. Department of Labor detailing exploitative work conditions they say they experienced while building the plant in Texas.  Whistleblowers allege serious labor and employment violations during construction of the Electric Car Manufacturer’s massive new facility in Austin that left them vulnerable to injuries and wage theft.  “Nobody deserves what happened.  I don’t think it was humane,” one Worker said.

To Directly Access This Labor News Story, Go To: www.theguardian.com/technology/2022/nov/14/tesla-texas-construction-workers-gigafactory-lawsuit-labor-violations

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