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National Worker Safety Advocates Urge Quick Action by Obama Administration

The National Council for Occupational Safety and Health and the Occupational Health and Safety Section of the American Public Health Association released today Protecting Workers on the Job: Seven Priorities for Federalaction in 2009, a platform of recommendations aimed at reversing the erosion of the worker safety protections that has put the nation's workers at [...]

By | January 6th, 2009|Press Releases|0 Comments

Statement of WEC on Appointment of Lisa Jackson as EPA Administrator by the President-Elect

According to John Pajak, President of the New Jersey Work Environment Council, "While we have differences with some of Governor Corzine's environmental policies, Lisa Jackson has proven an able DEP Commissioner and has helped make New Jersey safer and more secure by adopting new and precedent-setting policies pushing chemical plants to adopt safer processing methods [...]

By | December 15th, 2008|Press Releases|0 Comments