CRAFTON (KDKA) – A man that worked at the Amazon distribution center in Crafton is bringing a lawsuit against the company.
Clair Wingerstahn, age 67, has lung and heart conditions and claims Amazon didn’t provide reasonable accommodations for the work he could do.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Police Warn Of Severe Consequences For Roaming Packs Of Off-Road Vehicles
He also claims that the company hired younger workers for the jobs he requested.READ MORE: Stop AAPI Hate: 3,800 Anti-Asian-American Racist Incidents Reported Since Pandemic's Start
Wingerstahn was eventually fired by Amazon.MORE NEWS: Assistant Pine-Richland Football Coach Believes Coaching Staff Was Victim Of Power Grab By School Officials
When reached for comment, Amazon told KDKA they do not comment on active litigation.