Temporary Worker Safety – “What You Need To Know & A Real Life Story”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNcsTRQNZLE "Temporary Work, Lasting Harm" by Michael Grabell, Olga Pierce and Jeff Larson ProPublica, Dec. 18, 2013, 2:27 p.m. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – This was it, he told his brother Jojo. He would finally be able to pay his mother back for the fender bender, buy some new shoes and, if things went well, maybe even … Continue reading Temporary Worker Safety – “What You Need To Know & A Real Life Story”

Cell Tower Worker Deaths Rise As Need For Data Grows

Watch the full PBS Frontline Video Here: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/cell-tower-deaths/ Ryan Knutson, PBS Frontline, and Liz Day, ProPublica May 24, 2012, 12:13 p.m. This story was co-published with PBS Frontline. Update: After a Tower Climber Falls, Stand Down Called for on AT&T Projects When federal lawmakers passed landmark legislation creating the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, they … Continue reading Cell Tower Worker Deaths Rise As Need For Data Grows

Documents Show Feds Downplayed Ground Zero Health Risks After 9/11/2011

Anthony DePalma ProPublica In the dark and uncertain days after Sept. 11, 2001, the sight of thousands of shaken New Yorkers returning to their apartments, offices and schools in Lower Manhattan seemed to signal a larger return to normalcy. Now new documents have emerged showing that federal officials in Washington and New York went further … Continue reading Documents Show Feds Downplayed Ground Zero Health Risks After 9/11/2011

Ten Years On, Sick Ground Zero Workers Still Without Proper Care

By Michelle Chen - Blogger, Colorlines and In These Times This weekend, the public will mourn a site of loss, recasting the painful memories and haunting fears that still hover over the aftermath at ground zero. But the people who worked and breathed that tragedy in the days and months following September 11 won't be … Continue reading Ten Years On, Sick Ground Zero Workers Still Without Proper Care