BRIESELANG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 04: A worker prepares packages for delivery at an Amazon warehouse on September 4, 2014 in Brieselang, Germany. Germany is online retailer Amazon's second largest market after the USA. Amazon is currently in a standoff with several book publishers over sales conditions and prices for e-books, and hundreds of authors in the US and Europe have written letters in support of the publishers. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

A person working at an Amazon Fulfillment Center in Carteret died on the job as Prime Day was in full swing.  The incident happened at Amazon’s EWR9 warehouse facility on July 12, 2022.

The worker has not been identified and no further details are available. OSHA is investigating the incident and could take up to 6 months to complete their investigation.

Amazon has been criticized heavily for working conditions both for drivers and warehouse personnel.

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