Spain - Protests Amazon continue - May 31, 2018

 In March over one thousand Madrid based Amazon workers went on strike with a two-day walkout demanding better pay and conditions. It was the country’s first ever strike at Amazon. In April, Amazon announced that it has decided not to renew the contract of over 100 temporary workers at a logistics centre that participated in the strikes (see our March and April newsletters).  This month protests continue with more than 1,000 Amazon workers walking off the job at the company’s San Fernando fulfilment centre to protest overreliance on zero-hour contracts and abuse of temporary workers.

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