• Elon Musk said he slept on the floor at Tesla's factory because he wanted to suffer more than any other employee during Model 3 'production hell'

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk slept on the floor of the company's vehicle assembly plant because he wanted to suffer more than any other employee during the troubled production ramp-up for the Model 3 sedan, Bloomberg reports.
    Musk also told Bloomberg that, at one point, he wore the same clothes for five consecutive days.
    Other media outlets have reported that Musk has slept under his desk and on a couch at the Fremont plant this year as the company faced what Musk called "production hell" for the Model 3.
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk slept on the floor of the company's vehicle assembly plant in Fremont...
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  • Some Tesla employees were reportedly ordered to walk through raw sewage during Model 3 ramp up

    Some Tesla employees were reportedly ordered to walk through raw sewage during Model 3 ramp up

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla employees said they walked through raw sewage due to their fear of causing production delays, Bloomberg reports.
    Tesla did not immediately respond to a request for comment, but the company told Bloomberg "it's not aware of managers telling employees to walk through sewage and that plumbing issues have been handled promptly," according to the publication.
    Concerns have been raised about worker safety at the Fremont, California, factory where Tesla assembles its vehicles.
    Tesla employees said they walked through raw sewage due to their fear of causing production delays, Bloomberg...
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