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Recently Amazon.com Inc. agreed to pay $61.7 million in a settlement. Few days later, workers at a warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, would begin casting their votes to form the first union at one of the nation’s largest employers. You can read more about it link below. Amazon workers could ‘make history’ with historic union vote in Alabama “Nothing’s more important than the health and safety of our employees, and we’re doing everything we can to support them through the pandemic,” Amazon Spokesperson Maria Boschetti said in a statement. “In 2020, we invested $11.5 billion in safety measures and equipment in our buildings, including masks, temperature screening, plexiglass shields, sanitizing products, additional cleaning teams, and even an on-site testing program. The fact is that Amazon already offers what unions are requesting for employees: industry-leading pay, comprehensive benefits from the first day on the job, opportunities for career growth, all while working […]