Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 1 °C Saturday 18 January, 2020

#Factories

# factories - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Thousands of Irish farmers will blockade meat factories for 48-hours

Farmers are calling for prices paid to them for beef to be increased to close the gap between Irish and UK prices.

# factories - Sunday 28 April, 2013

12 post-war assembly lines you’re glad you don’t work on Boomtime Past This post contains images

12 post-war assembly lines you’re glad you don’t work on

After World War II, mass manufacturing needed tough bodies and minds to pump up production.

# factories - Monday 26 November, 2012

Workers protest 'deathtrap' factories

Meanwhile, a second blaze broke out a 12-storey factory building, sparking new wave of panic.

# factories - Friday 30 March, 2012

Poll: Would low-paid workers report put you off buying Apple products? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would low-paid workers report put you off buying Apple products?

Independent investigation found “significant issues” with work conditions and pay at Apple supplier factories. Would it make you think twice about buying Apple goods?

# factories - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Mentally disabled 'slaves' rescued from Chinese brick factories

The victims were abducted and sold to factory owners, who abused them in Dickensian conditions.