Guess which CEO of a $62B company said this?
Going forward, I’ve asked that every injury be reported directly to me, without exception. I’m meeting with the safety team every week and would like to meet every injured person as soon as they are well, so that I can understand from them exactly what we need to do to make it better. I will then go down to the production line and perform the same task that they perform.
Oh yeah, and they manufacture cars, so accidents do happen. And he’s personally worth $17.2B according to Forbes, so he doesn’t actually *have* to work.
According to Inc.com when “a worker safety advocacy group, recently made headlines when it reported that the injury rate at Tesla’s Fremont, California, plant was more than 30 percent higher than the industry average in 2014 and 2015,” Elon Musk sent an email to all employees saying just this.
HT: Joseph Steig for sharing.