Amazon Routinely Hired Dangerous Trucking Companies, With Deadly Consequences

Amazon Inc. has quickly constructed a sprawling community to maneuver merchandise across the nation’s highways. Most of the trucking firms it employed for all that driving are extra harmful than their friends, typically fatally so.

They embody one firm whose driver was discovered with a crack pipe after working an Amazon trailer right into a Minnesota ditch. He was convicted of driving whereas excessive. One other driver hauling Amazon freight was concerned in a deadly accident in Kansas after shedding management whereas braking—two months after his employer ignored a police order to repair the truck’s brakes, police stories present.