Occupational Health News Roundup

Labor unions are becoming de facto immigrant rights groups; Trump pick to head MSHA is a former coal executive; Cal/OSHA opens more investigations into Goodwill's safety conditions; and a new memorial honors first responders who became ill after exposures during the World Trade Center terrorist attacks.

By | 2018-01-22T20:29:30+00:00 September 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Occupational Health News Roundup

Respirators have improved since the Ground Zero response and recovery effort exposed workers to airborne contaminants; the Government Accountability Office criticizes the data underlying USDA's proposed poultry rule; and Jersey City will consider paid-sick-leave legislation.

By | 2013-09-13T08:30:37+00:00 September 13th, 2013|0 Comments

Occupational Health News Roundup

Wage theft at is in the news; funding's getting cut off for a program that can help first responders know what chemicals they might be exposed to while responding to industrial fires; and California's Occupational Health Branch warns outdoor workers about the risk of Valley Fever.

By | 2013-08-19T09:12:38+00:00 August 19th, 2013|0 Comments