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BBC News - Amazon workers face 'increased risk of mental illness'

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I love shopping at Amazon, but that is a scary fact behind their ability of delivering all kinds of goods in a short time period.

"He was employed as a "picker", collecting orders from 800,000 sq ft of storage.

A handset told him what to collect and put on his trolley. It allotted him a set number of seconds to find each product and counted down. If he made a mistake the scanner beeped."

Juliana, thank you for stashing this. Amazon does not sound like great working conditions.

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