Dan Fatton

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About Dan Fatton

WEC Director. Advocate for climate, peace, equality, democracy. Lover of bikes, beaches, food and mostly, family. Jersey native, world traveled.

Christie Puts Public’s Safety at Risk by Blocking Information

A train derailed and sickened many residents of Paulsboro, exposing residents and emergency responders to a cloud of vinyl chloride, a known carcinogen. It was a terrible illustration of the need for more effective emergency response planning and training. Full Article by Dominick Marino, President, Professional Firefighters Association of NJ & WEC Board Member and [...]

By | February 19th, 2016|Opinion Pieces|0 Comments

Chlorine Bleach Plants Needlessly Endanger Millions

Greenpeace and the New Jersey Work Environment Council co-released a report on the safety and environmental performance of chlorine bleach plants across the United States. According to the findings, nearly 9 million people in New Jersey could be impacted by a potential disaster.    Read Full Report Press Release http://njwec.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Chlorine-Report-Cover-e1482262578494.jpg [...]

By | February 4th, 2016|WEC Reports|0 Comments