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WEC Campaigns

Ensuring our right to know about rail car hazards; safer alternatives at industrial facilities; real names of chemicals; and emergency response plans.

Educating about the effects of Wall Street’s financial strip mining on our economy and empowering action on a state-based policy agenda.

Demanding that all New Jersey children and school employees learn and work in safe, modern school buildings.

Developing consensus for meaningful energy and climate policy changes in New Jersey.

Act Now

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

By |April 7th, 2017|Categories: Act Now, Highlights|

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 [...]

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Stand Up to Wall Street

By |November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Act Now, Highlights|

If we want to put an end to Wall Street’s reckless strip mining of our economy, we must build a clear, shared understanding of runaway inequality, and a broad-based movement for fundamental economic justice. [...]

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Petitions

Temperature Control Petition

By |November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Petitions|

For decades, there has been scientific consensus that temperatures above 80 degrees produce harmful physiological effects that decrease work efficiency and output. According to the National Clearinghouse of Facilities, poor thermal conditions have also [...]

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Urge Governor Christie to Take Action to Protect our Lives, Jobs, Health, Schools, and Businesses!

By |August 31st, 2016|Categories: Petitions|

New Jersey Work Environment Council and our allies strongly urge Governor Christie to take action to protect our lives, jobs, health, schools, and businesses. The deadly hazards of crude oil shipments on rail are [...]

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Public Service Announcements

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Public Service Announcements produced by WEC for broadcast on television, radio stations and for online distribution provide education and training on important workforce health and safety topics, such as workplace violence, ergonomics and ladder safety.

Please visit our Public Service Announcements channel on Youtube to view examples.

This material was produced under grants SH-24385- 13-60- F-34, SH-26288- SH4 and SH-27654- SH5 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, US Department of Labor. It does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U.S. Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial productions, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. government.

Resources

Health & Safety