Workers in Walmart Supply Chain Strike Against Unsafe Conditions

July 24, 2013

At 5 a.m. local time, workers at a Mira Loma, Calif., warehouse that ships goods for Walmart launched a two-day strike to protest alleged unsafe working conditions and retaliation against workers who are exposed to those conditions. The warehouse is owned by Olivet International, an apparel and luggage company.  Some 70% of the products that move through the warehouse are shipped on behalf of Walmart.

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