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Hyundai Subsidiary Accused of Using Child Labor in Alabama

HeadlineAug 04, 2022

In more news from Alabama, a subsidiary of Hyundai has been accused of using child labor at a factory that produces parts for the Korean automaker. Reuters reports that underage workers, in some cases as young as 12, recently worked at a metal stamping plant operated by SMART Alabama LLC, which supplies parts to Hyundai’s flagship U.S. assembly plant in nearby Montgomery.

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