Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday February 16, 2012

Foxconn Workers Committed Suicide Out of Boredom

The quote below tells you everything you need to know about the direction of the investigation being conducted by the Fair Labor Association. The facilities at Foxconn are first class and workers are committing suicide out of boredom.

"I was very surprised when I walked onto the floor at Foxconn, how tranquil it is compared with a garment factory," he said. "So the problems are not the intensity and burnout and pressure-cooker environment you have in a garment factory. . It's more a function of monotony, of boredom, of alienation perhaps."