Toyota says labour officials found it responsible for worker suicide

Euronews | Nov 19, 2019 at 7:34 AM
  • Toyota Motor Corp on Tuesday said Japanese labour officials have found it responsible for the suicide of an employee.
  • The news comes as a shrinking workforce and changing values about work-life balance in Japan have meant companies are increasingly found responsible for workplace-related suicide.
  • Toyota City’s labour standards officials had been investigating the 2017 suicide of a Toyota Motor employee, a spokesman at the automaker confirmed to Reuters.
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  • Toyota says labour officials found it responsible for worker suicide (Reuters: Nov 19, 2019 at 6:19 AM)