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The ruling, which could have national implications, is the latest development in long-simmering tensions between the e-commerce giant and workers on Staten Island.
Thousands of workers evacuated after an employee pulled the alarm and sprayed colleagues with fire extinguishers.
ALU successfully unionized a Staten Island warehouse earlier this year, but couldn’t replicate the win upstate.
The workers are considering whether to join the nascent Amazon Labor Union, which unionized a Staten Island warehouse in April.
Several dozen workers received emails on Tuesday informing them of their suspension.
The hearing officer who presided over the proceedings in June found that the union’s April victory should be upheld, the National Labor Relations Board says.
Rafael Reynaldo Mota Frias collapsed on a swelteringly hot day. But Amazon is adamant his death in Carteret wasn’t work-related.
The union that was formed on Staten Island is organizing outside of Albany.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration could take six months to release the results of its inquiries.
The Port Authority says it’s developing a new plan that will work with the community.