Apple Supplier Pegatron Reports Explosion

Posted Dec 19, 2011

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) supplier Pegatron has reported an explosion that happened in Shanghai over this past weekend. About 61 workers have been injured as a result. Pegatron CFO Charles Lin said that the explosion at the plant belongs to Riteng Computer Accessory Co at the Shanghai Songjiang industrial park. The building did not catch on fire, but 23 of the injured workers had to go to the hospital. Apple is investigating what happened. [Reuters]