Amazon Inc. has rapidly built a sprawling network to maneuver merchandise around the nation’s highways. Lots of the trucking corporations it employed for all that driving are extra harmful than their friends, generally fatally so.
They embody one firm whose driver was discovered with a crack pipe after operating an Amazon trailer right into a Minnesota ditch. He was convicted of driving whereas excessive. One other driver hauling Amazon freight was concerned in a deadly accident in Kansas after dropping management whereas braking—two months after his employer ignored a police order to repair the truck’s brakes, police studies present.