An alliance of 70 labor, community, & environmental organizations

Working together for safe, secure jobs, and a healthy, sustainable environment.
WEC links workers, communities, and environmentalists
through training, technical assistance, grassroots organizing, and public policy campaigns
to promote dialogue, collaboration, and joint action.



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Recent News

2504, 2017


April 25th, 2017|0 Comments

On April 23, at a Workers’ Memorial Day Rally and March organized by New Labor and WEC in New Brunswick, NJ, workers stood together to remember those who have died on the job or suffered workplace injuries [...]

2404, 2017

Hundreds honor Workers’ Memorial Day in New Brunswick

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

"Hundreds of workers from community organizations, unions and faith-based groups rallied Sunday to observe Workers’ Memorial Day. Despite the Occupational Safety and Health Act, workers continue to find themselves at great risk of exposure to dangerous [...]

1404, 2017

WEC Welcomes Two New Board Members

April 14th, 2017|0 Comments

WEC is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to our Board of Directors.   "As health professionals, we are creating standards in the workplace to protect the health and [...]

704, 2017

Immediate Action Needed: Stand Up for Worker Safety and the Environment

April 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Call Your Congressional Representative and Congressman Frelinghuysen With Congressional Representatives heading back to their Districts, now is the time to urge your Representative to stand up for worker safety and the environment. Please ask [...]

404, 2017

Building A Prosperous, Clean Energy Future in New Jersey

April 4th, 2017|0 Comments

New Jersey faces major threats from climate change. The state has already seen the impacts of heat waves and increased flooding from sea level rise. We cannot afford to be unprepared in the face [...]

2403, 2017

ELC & HSN Call on State to Address Emergent Health & Safety Repairs In Schools

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The Healthy Schools Now coalition of the NJ Work Environment Council is proud to partner with Education Law Center in calling for the NJ Department of Education and NJ Schools Development Authority (SDA) to [...]

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