‘Dangerous jobs, cheap meat’ at U.S. packing plants

Some workers at U.S. packing plants pay a high price for their jobs, says Harvest Public Media in a three-part series that starts today with new installments through Thursday. “Employees aren’t cattle going through the chutes,” the widow of one worker tells HPM. “They’re people with families.” Federal fines for worker deaths and injuries are “embarrassingly… » Read More

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