While fixing a spotlight high up on the wall of a Foxconn factory in Shenzhen, China, Zhang Tingzhen was hit with a massive electric shock. According to Reuters, he fell 12 feet and suffered severe brain damage. Zhang, 26, has since undergone five operations and is still unable to leave the hospital.
Foxconn, however, is saying its time for him to go.
"Foxconn must bear responsibilities for the injuries," Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior project officer Debby Chan told CNET. "If there are adequate personal protective equipment and measures on the shop floor...the accident could … Read more