Monday, July 06, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
LG Display Launches Slimmer LCD Panels with Advanced In-Cell Touch Technology for Notebook PCs
Minecraft Windows 10 Edition Beta Revealed
U.S. Is Running out Of IP Addresses
Uber Suspends UberPOP in France
Casio To Enter The Smartwatch Market
GELID Has A new Low-profile CPU Cooler for Intel LGA115x
Sharp Plans to Release Transparent LCDs
ARCHOS Unveils the ARCHOS 50d Helium
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > General Computing > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, July 10, 2014
Samsung Looking into the Child Labor Allegations


Responding to recent allegations that a Samsung's supplier hired children to meet production targets, Samsung says it strictly maintains "a zero tolerance policy on child labor."

China Labor Watch reported that Samsung's supplier Shinyang Electronics in Dongguan hired children and student workers under the legal working age. The New York-based labor watchdog said children were hired during a busy production period, worked for 11 hours a day without overtime pay and without social insurance. They usually left employment after three to six months when demand from Samsung declined, but without any severance pay.

Samsung says that it routinely conducts inspections to monitor its suppliers. For the supplier in question, the company says it has conducted a thorough audit in March 2013 which was followed by a third party inspection in August 2013, and yet another one in June 2014. "No cases of child labor were found during these audits," Samsung said.

"We are urgently looking into the latest allegations and will take appropriate measures in accordance with our policies to prevent any cases of child labor in our suppliers."

But China Labor Watch said Samsung's audit showing no child labor was inaccurate.




Previous
Next
TSMC Reports Strong Q2 Sales        All News        Samsung to Strengthen Its LSI Business, New Exynos SoC Coming Soon
TSMC Reports Strong Q2 Sales     General Computing News      Samsung to Strengthen Its LSI Business, New Exynos SoC Coming Soon

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
South Korean Display Makers To Provide Flexible Display For Next Apple Watch: analyst
Samsung 'S6 EDGE+' Trademarks Hints At New Model
LG G4 Better Than Samsung And Apple's flagships: report
Samsung Unveils New LEVEL U Wireless Bluetooth Headset
Samsung To Exit The HDD Business
Samsung to Stop blocking Windows Update With New Software
Samsung and LG U+ Signed MoU for 5G Technology
Samsung Said To Deliberately Disabling Windows Update
Red Hat and Samsung Team Up To Deliver Mobile Solutions for the Enterprise
Samsung To Work With U.S. Broadcasters To Advance ATSC 3.0
Samsung Keyboard Security Flaw Puts Milions Of Devices At Risk
Samsung Releases New All-in-One Thin Client Solutions

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .