Per Charis Rebecca Brown on Clarkhoward.com
With all the political talk of raising minimum wage, companies that employ minimum wage workers, such as fast food restaurants, are looking ahead for ways to cut down on costs.
“If you’re making labor more expensive, and automation less expensive — this is not rocket science,” Mr. Puzder said.
He also commented on the fact that when considering robots versus humans, companies won’t have to deal with things such as absenteeism, tardiness, workplace injuries, or discrimination lawsuits. Read more here: Will Employers find cheaper labor with wage increases? Interesting article: Read more; Will Robots Take Our Jobs?