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Child Worker Dies of Exhaustion in Chinese 3CEMS Factory

14 year-old Liu Fuzon was found dead of exhaustion on a factory floor after working twelve hours in a 3CEMS factory in Dongguan. 3CEMS manufactures components for multiple electronic companies including Samsung, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Sony, and Sharp. It is believed that the factory where the tragedy occurred manufactured parts for Asus. The child, part of a group delivered by a third-party labor provider, was using identification from a legal aged worker; a common practice by many such firms.

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