Apple Says Fair Labor Association Begins Inspections of Foxconn

Apple Inc. (AAPL) said the Fair Labor Association will conduct special voluntary audits of Apple’s final assembly suppliers, including Foxconn factories in Shenzhen and Chengdu, China, at Apple’s request.

A team of labor rights experts led by FLA president Auret van Heerden began the first inspections this morning at the facility in Shenzhen known as Foxconn City, Cupertino, California-based Apple said today in a statement.

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