Depressingly Small Fine for Inducing Karoshi

This story from two years ago describes two sad cases of karoshi in Japan, both suicides.  In one the victim, a construction worker on Tokyo’s Olympic stadium had recorded 190 hours of overtime in the preceding month.  In the other, the employer was actually fined for their behaviour, but the punishment was absurdly lenient: …in … Read moreDepressingly Small Fine for Inducing Karoshi