Bear Spray Incident Sends 24 Amazon Employees to Hospitals
The Amazon Fulfillment Center in Robbinsville had to set their "days since last incident" number back to 0 Wednesday morning, when 24 workers were sent to area hospitals.
Around 9 a.m., a can of bear repellent fell off a shelf on the third floor and cause nearly 80 employees to complain of difficulty breathing and burning in their eyes. A triage station was set up outside where 30 people where treated and 24 people, including one with critical injuries, were sent to five area hospitals.
If you are wondering if this incident will delay any shipments, you can rest assured that it will not. An Amazon rep has said shipments will not be delayed and the incident is under investigation.
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