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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
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204, 2018

Construction of Offshore Wind Farms Could Create More Than 75,000 New Jobs: Report from CAP and WEC

April 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Ewing, N.J. – The construction of new offshore wind farms in New Jersey and other coastal states could lead to more than 75,000 clean energy jobs, according to a new report from the Center [...]

2803, 2018

WEC Divests from Wall Street

March 28th, 2018|0 Comments

WEC Divests from Wall Street In 1981, the Reagan administration enacted a slew of financial deregulations and tax reforms which made private equity and hedge fund activity significantly more profitable. This included cutting the [...]

2703, 2018

Preventing Chemical Exposure

March 27th, 2018|0 Comments

You're invited to attend the NJ Work Environment Council TRAINING PROGRAM: PREVENTING EXPOSURE TO WORKPLACE CHEMICALS When: Tuesday, May 15, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM (8:30 AM Registration) Location: NJ Work Environment Council, 7 [...]

1903, 2018

2018 Workers Memorial Day

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Workers' Memorial Day is a time to remember those who died on the job or suffered workplace injuries, while raising awareness to prevent future illnesses, injuries and deaths. Respect for health and safety is [...]

1303, 2018

NJ Senate Revives Weinberg’s Oil Train Transparency Bill Chris Christie Vetoed

March 13th, 2018|0 Comments

The New Jersey Senate Transportation Committee approved an oil train transparency bill on Monday, reviving an effort that had been stymied by former Gov. Chris Christie. The legislation, S-1883, would require railroads to develop oil [...]

703, 2018

Murphy is in Drivers Seat to Make NJ Electric-Car Friendly

March 7th, 2018|0 Comments

New Jersey is the most densely populated state and one of the largest automobile markets in the country. Known for its population density and highways, New Jersey has a large number of commuters with [...]

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