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Amazon Faces Federal Violations for Worker Injury Reporting (2)

Dec. 16, 2022, 5:22 PMUpdated: Dec. 16, 2022, 9:19 PM

An ongoing OSHA and Justice Department investigation of Amazon warehouse operations has led to Amazon being cited for failing to track work-related injuries and illnesses.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration said Friday that it had cited Amazon for 14 violations and proposed fines totaling $29,008.

The warehouses involved were in locations in Deltona, Fla.; Waukegan, Ill.; New Windsor, N.Y.; Aurora, Colo.; Nampa, Idaho; and Castleton, N.Y.

“Our concern is that nothing will be done to keep an injury from recurring if it isn’t even recorded in the logbook which—in a company the size of Amazon—could have significant consequences for ...