"Always follow safety training. Working safely and carefully may slow you down, but ignoring safe work procedures is a fast track to injury."
The new wage theft coalition will focus on identifying and implementing solutions.
Can you imagine working five weeks in a row and earning nothing?
"I had to work out of necessity. My mother couldn't support my younger siblings alone, and I'm the eldest daughter."
Some 40,000 Verizon workers from Maine down through Virginia marched back to work today after a company-forced 45-day strike earned them victories.
Up to 2,000 union members and community allies filled Cedar Street May 5 to support 986 union members whose jobs are threatened.
Such contrasts lead the AFL-CIO to publish its yearly study comparing CEO pay and the median pay of U.S. workers.
As support spreads nationwide for the 39,000 striking Verizon workers, CWA reveals the company has a massive offshoring operation in the Philippines.
The U.S. Supreme Court has handed a judicial win - even if only in one big city - to the "Fight for 15 and a union" movement.
"Too many workers remain at serious risk of injury, illness or death. There is much more work to be done."