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Amazon Delivery Drivers Washington Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Amzon.com, Inc., Amazon Logistics, Inc., and Jungle Trux, Inc. are paying more than $8 million to resolve an employment-law class action. The complaint claimed that the companies had not given drivers rest and meal breaks, did not pay them for all hours worked, and did not pay them properly for overtime hours, in violation of the labor laws of Washington state and the city of Seattle.

Docket Number:

17-2-25002-3 KNT

Company: Amazon.com Inc.

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Class Period: December 20, 2014 to July 31, 2020

Objection Deadline: April 12, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: April 12, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: May 7, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to submit a claim form.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you were employed by one of the following companies and made deliveries to Amazon customers, in the state of Washington, at any time between December 20, 2014 and July 31, 2020:

- Dash Delivery LLC
- Delivery Force Corp.
- Jungle Trux, Inc.
- A-1 Express Delivery Service, Inc. d/b/a 1-800 Courier
- Progistics Distribution, Inc.
- Revelation Delivery, Inc.
- Genesis Delivery, Inc.
- Transportation Brokerage Specialists, Inc.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Half of each class member’s settlement will be treated as wages; this amount will be subject to normal payroll tax withholding and payments. The other half will be treated as non-wage damages and interest; this amount will not be subject to withholding but it will be considered taxable income.

Total Settlement Amount: $8.2 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$10,000

Law Firms:
Backlund Law Firm, PLLC
Frank Freed Subit & Thomas, LLP

Case Name:

Settlement Website: Amazon Delivery Drivers Washington Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Ortiz v. Amazon.com Inc.
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91238
Seattle, WA 98111
(833) 722-0885
info@ortizdeliverydriversettlement.com

Tags: Employment Violations, Failure to Allow for/Figure in Break Time, Improper Calculation of Overtime Rates, Not Paid for All Hours Worked