BMW opens factory for older German workers


BERLIN, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Car giant BMW unveiled on Wednesday a factory it calls the answer to Germany's skills shortages and low birth rate, insisting the project aimed at the aged is more than an old-folks' assembly line. Based in the south of the country in the town of Dingolfing, the new plant features ergonomic work stations with extra back support, better lighting, and an easier pace than factories workers may have previously experienced. "I don't need to reach as far for things ...

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