As Robots Take Over Warehousing, Workers Pushed to Adapt

Keeping pace with the warehouse bots could be taking a toll on human workers’ health, safety, and morale.

  • Published 30 December 2019

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Guess who’s getting used to working with robots in their everyday lives? The very same warehouse workers once predicted to be losing their jobs to mechanical replacements. But doing your job side-by-side with robots isn’t easy. According to their makers, the machines should take on the most mundane and physically strenuous tasks. In reality, they’re also creating new forms of stress and strain in the form of injuries and the… Read at AP News