A worker at Amazon’s fulfilment centre in Staten Island, New York protests against work conditions in the company’s warehouse on Monday. Photo: AP

Amazon and Instacart workers strike to demand coronavirus protection and hazard pay

  • Many employees lack benefits like paid sick time off and health care, even as spike in delivery orders puts them on front line of pandemic
  • Attempts to organise walk-offs diluted by hiring rush as companies bring in hundreds of thousands more workers to meet surging demand
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A worker at Amazon’s fulfilment centre in Staten Island, New York protests against work conditions in the company’s warehouse on Monday. Photo: AP
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