Patrons at a club in Tokyo’s Kabukicho district. Photo: AFP

Death of Japanese host Yuya Tanaka after shochu, tequila drinking game was work related, court finds

  • Parents of the 21-year-old male employee have won a seven-year legal battle after he died from acute alcohol poisoning after peer pressure on the job
  • They are now allowed to claim workers’ compensation, but Tanaka’s father says he pursued the case to make sure such a thing does not happen again
Topic |   Japan

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Patrons at a club in Tokyo’s Kabukicho district. Photo: AFP
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