The struggle of SHARPS for better health protection at SamsungPhoto: Image of the 24-hour sit-in. Photo: SHARPS

Journalist Rachel Cernansky has published an in-depth article on GoodElectronics’ network member Supporters for Health and Rights of People in the Semiconductor Industry (SHARPS). SHARPS has been advocating and protesting for better health protection in the electronics industry since 2007, with a focus on Samsung in South Korea.

The struggle of SHARPS for better health protection at SamsungPhoto: Image of the 24-hour sit-in. Photo: SHARPS

In the article “Repaying the Human Cost of Our Gadgets” Cernansky gives us a behind the scenes look at the struggle of a relatively small organisation, that campaigns against an international electronics giant. To find out what lessons can be learned from their campaign, read the full article.