Josh Eidelson and Ed Ludlow

Business, Equipment, Safety

Rivian Employees Allege Safety Oversights at Illinois Plant

Workers assemble components of Rivian R1T electric pickup trucks Workers assemble components of Rivian R1T electric pickup trucks at the company's manufacturing facility in Normal, Ill. (Jamie Kelter Davis/Bloomberg News)

At least a dozen employees at Rivian Automotive Inc. have accused the electric vehicle maker of safety violations at its Illinois plant, according to complaints filed with federal regulators.

November 21, 2022