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Japanese woman 'dies from overwork' after logging 159 hours of overtime in a month - The Guardian

Commuters in rush hour in downtown Osaka. Japan is considering capping monthly overtime at 100 hours. Photograph: Getty. Japan. Japanese woman 'dies from overwork' after logging 159 hours of overtime in a month. Fate of media worker Miwa Sado, 31 ...and more »

Japanese reporter died after clocking 159 hours of overtime - CNNMoney

NHK said that labor officials had concluded that the 31-year-old political reporter died from heart failure caused by spending long hours on the job. Japan, known for its 'salaryman' culture and punishing work hours, has struggled for years to tackle ...and more »

The troubling case of the young Japanese reporter who worked herself to death - Washington Post

A young journalist's grueling work schedule — including a single month with 159 hours of overtime and just two days off — triggered the heart failure that killed her at age 31, Japanese labor regulators ruled. Authorities officially attributed Miwa ...and more »

Japanese woman dies from working too much after clocking up 159 hours overtime in a month - The Independent

A woman in Japan died from overwork after logging 159 hours of overtime in the month leading up to her death, labour inspectors have ruled. Miwa Sado, a political journalist at the country's national broadcaster, suffered heart failure in July 2013 ...and more »

Japanese journalist 'died of overwork' after clocking up 159 hours of overtime in a month - Evening Standard

A journalist at Japan's public broadcaster died of overwork after clocking up almost 160 hours of monthly overtime, labour inspectors ruled. Miwa Sado, 31, took only two days off in the month leading up to her death from heart failure in July 2013. A ...and more »

Japanese woman 'dies from working 159 hours overtime' with only two days off in one month - Mirror.co.uk

A Japanese woman who worked 159 hours overtime with only two days off in one month died because of her excessive working hours. Miwa Sado was a journalist for public broadcaster NHK and died of congestive heart failure in July 2013, which was linked to ...and more »

Death of NHK reporter in 2013 caused by overwork: broadcaster - Kyodo News Plus

The death of a 31-year-old NHK female reporter in 2013 was determined by labor standards inspectors the following year as caused by overwork, the public broadcaster said Wednesday, providing further evidence of the severe working conditions many ...and more »

Japanese reporter dies after working 159 hours overtime in a month - NEWS.com.au

A YOUNG woman has been revealed as a victim of Japanese crisis “karoshi” as an urgent campaign is launched to tackle the issue. The Sun. News Corp Australia NetworkOctober 6, 201712:16pm. Video; Image. Play Video. Play. Mute. 0:00. /. 0:00. Loaded: 0 ...and more »

Young Japanese Reporter Died of 'Karoshi,' or Overwork, Broadcaster Says - NBCNews.com

Japanese public broadcaster NHK announced this week that one of its young reporters died of "karoshi," a Japanese term for overwork, renewing calls for labor reform in a nation where working long hours is prized. Miwa Sado died of congestive heart ...and more »

This 31-year-old Japanese journalist died holding a phone after working 159 hours of overtime in a month - Business Insider

A political journalist in Japan died from overwork, her employer has revealed four years after her death. Miwa Sado died of congestive heart failure in 2013 after working 159 hours and 37 minutes of overtime in one month, her employer, the Japanese ...and more »