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8th suicide at Chinese Tech firm

  1. SpanStar profile image60
    SpanStarposted 6 years ago

    A total of 10 jumpers this year and 2 survived their jump off buildings.

    This firm Foxconn makes iPads, iPhones

    I'm wondering could the pressure to be perfect on the job be an underlining factor to these suicide deaths, I'm wondering, I just don't know?

    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/37272099/ns … iapacific/

    1. nikki1 profile image60
      nikki1posted 6 years ago in reply to this

      sad Its a shame.

  2. kephrira profile image61
    kephriraposted 6 years ago

    It really is very sad indeed, but there is at least some truth in the defense that the company have used when critisized about this - they have nearly half a million emplyees - so while 10 in a year sounds very high, it actually isn't very different from the average that you would expect from any group that large.

  3. optimus grimlock profile image60
    optimus grimlockposted 6 years ago

    10 is more then most companys have in  5 years. something has to be done.

  4. Uzdawi profile image37
    Uzdawiposted 6 years ago