• Amazon worker says he received daily texts about losing paid time off while he was sick with COVID-19

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    An employee scans packages at Amazon's JFK8 distribution center in Staten Island, New York, US November 25, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
    An Amazon worker told NBC he received daily automated texts while off sick with COVID-19.
    The texts told him the shifts he was missing were being deducted from his allotted paid time off.
    Amazon workers also told NBC they have struggled to get through to HR.
    Amazon's automated HR systems led to at least one worker being pestered with messages while he was off sick with COVID-19, NBC reports. Illinois Amazon warehouse worker Drew Duzinskas told NBC he...
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