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Eaton Corporation plc is an Irish-domiciled multinational power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion, founded in the United States with corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, and operational headquarters in Beachwood, Ohio. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.

In February 2020 wrote the piece below By John Breslin about Eaton Corporation facing serious allegations of racial harassment and retaliation

Eaton Corporation, and an individual employee, are named as defendants in a suit filed by plaintiff Derrick Brown, an African American who has worked at the company's plants in Troy and Highland. Brown, who filed claims of violations under the Illinois Human Rights Act in Madison County Circuit Court Jan. 17, claims he was called the n-word by a fellow worker, who is also accused of referring to slavery, a lynching event, and of saying his job was to get rid of black workers from the Troy facility. Eaton Corporation, which is headquartered in Ireland largely for tax reasons, did not respond to a request for comment. According to the suit, Brown first worked at the Highland facility but was transferred to Troy after he claimed to have been subjected to a profane outburst from a fellow worker unhappy at the job the plaintiff was doing. At the Troy plant, Brown was assigned to work and train under the individual defendant, according to the complaint. It is alleged by Brown that he was "routinely" referred to as a n-word. He further alleges that the defendant said, "It's my job to get rid of all the blacks in the Troy facility." Slavery was also mentioned, it is claimed by the plaintiff, who also said he was once asked to provide music for an event, which he was then told would be a "lynching." Further, Brown states that he was not provided proper training.

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Assembler (Current Employee) says

"This place is seriously out dated. The union and management compete to so who can screw you over the most. I would not recommend this place to my worst enemy10 days off at ChristmasEverything"

Operator (Former Employee) says

"Manager very harsh and nasty, no patience and has her favourites. I hope sincerely never to encounter the woman again. I have never felt so unsure and degraded by anyone ever.NoneManageress"

manufacturing technician (Former Employee) says

"Most of the guys ok , but a toxic environment, management from top to bottom have no people skills, after 10 years with no disciplinary was railroaded for unauthorised absence, for 1/2hour on xmas eve, the hearing was a farce even with Union supportno prostoo many to list"

Press Operator (Former Employee) says

"No one is held accountable for lack of work . Quality and procedures are neglected to get production . Most of the machines are worn out along with the tooling . Management turns a blind eye to cutting corners .NonePoor work ethic and no integrity by management"

Purchasing Agent (Former Employee) says

"This is one of the most racist companies on the planet. Management cannot be trusted. They do not care about minorities, even though they will give you the song and danceNoneCannot trust management. They have a deep racist culture with a token at the top"

Manufacturing Assembler (Former Employee) says

"You better come up to speed right away or your fired! I was training in MCC to wire up high voltage switch boxes and they wanted precision work from the first day! My work looked a little more like 'spaghetti' than a professional wiring job. No time to re-work the job, they just fire you!"

Serviceman (Current Employee) says

"Manager was good but staff are untrained and have no interest in doing the job properly. The cleaners they get don't know how to speak english and have no idea what they are doing"

CNC Machinist (Current Employee) says

"The coworker is very nice and friendly but the upper management suck. Too much rules and regulations and they keep updating. The company is diversify and all the team lead doing good job."

Assistant Manager (Former Employee) says

"I wouldn't wish a job at this company on my worst enemy. Management doesn't care. Staff are extremely cold. Upper management don't mix with the 'little people'. Experienced my manager crying many times throughout the day on my very first week here. I felt like crying too after a while. Many staff breakdown because of how overworked they are. Too big a company to have any impact. No space for growth."

Forklift Operator (Former Employee) says

"Management at EATON is horrible they do nothing but look out for them self's. And they have no idea what goes on out their. The employee are all good people."

wireman (Current Employee) says

"The fish rots from the head (and perhaps its neck also). A train wreck leadership team highlighted by a blowhard/incompetent operations manager. Credentials and intelligence don't matter, because favouritism and kissing rear ends does."

Procurement (Former Employee) says

"Too many fanatical christians running around judging and acting superior to others. Conversations about jesus and bible study group that should not be overheard in the workplace."

Assembly Worker (Former Employee) says

"Hated it. Tedious, boring, More chiefs than indians. Worst job I ever had. Too many people related to managers, getting all the decent jobs, or chances of promotion. Best part of the job was going home."

Inspector-Contract (Former Employee) says

"I worked there as a contractor(aka) temp. All temps had to wear these hideous safety orange vests. We stood out like a sore thumb. We were not allowed to participate in employee functions. The worst part was when I got the call informing me my contract was ended. It was Christmas Eve on a Sunday. No explanation. This was after 7 months of working there.whoopie free fruit on FridaysThe restrooms were filthy, not a nice place to work."

Furnace operator (Former Employee) says

"Management is a complete joke,if you have done nothing wrong they will manufacture something just to get rid of you simply because you do not fit their narrative,work anywhere but this craphole"

Press Operator (Former Employee) says

"They use you and dismiss you. They have horrible issues with paying their employees on time and acting accordingly when it's time for pay raises. They have bonus programs where u submit ideas to help the company and if they use them you're paid, but instead they take your ideas, dont pay you and pawn them off as their own ideas. HR is horrible, and there is a racial divide within the company. Horrible place to work"

Leak tester/3phaseTank welder (Former Employee) says

"Very. Disrespectful environment supervisors are very racist and prideful of the disrespect to other people management should be overhauled through out waukesha"

CNC Machine operator (Former Employee) says

"Managers and office staff do not work full days and come and go as they please. Managers do not listen to workers input. Managers are very clicky. Managers will allow some workers to be sick for days and work poorly and not fire them if they like them. Hard workers are fired for calling in sick twice because the y dont like them. Managers are always looking to blame someone for mistakes. Lot of quality problems due to poor quality training and management."

District Operations Coordinator (Former Employee) says

"My position was allowed to work from home at many other Eaton Offices, yet my manager would not let me work from home because he wanted me to sign for FedEx packages and that's because they laid off the office receptionist. Cheap company and would not recommend working there.NothingToo stressful, no promotion opportunities, bad management."

Pre-Commissioning Team Leader (Former Employee) says

"Been working for Eaton and all I can say is STAY AWAY. Full of false promises fake reactions and the money are not ridiculously bad in fact the pay is insultingly bad. Do not even dare to hope for a better rate once you in. So, no support at all, no progression, insulting money (considering you have experience). Toxic if you have the eyes to see it."

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