by Guest Post | on Feb 13, 2020

Teachers Unions: End Active School Shooter Drills

Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund (Everytown), the American Federation of Teachers, and the National Education Association r (link is external)released a new (link is external)report (...

by Brian Young | on Jan 21, 2020

Preventing Employees from Being Microchipped

Since 2011 when Republicans took control of the Indiana legislature, very little pro-worker legislation has come from the statehouse. That might change on Tuesday as the state looks to pass an...

by Guest Post | on Jan 17, 2020

IBEW Teams with OSHA to Keep Workers Safe

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. Across the U.S., an ongoing shortage of inspectors at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is putting workers’ lives at risk...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 08, 2020

Increasing the Minimum Wage Decreases Suicides

We all know that raising the minimum wage helps low-income families make ends meet, but a new study shows that the raises are literally saving people’s lives.

by Guest Post | on Dec 19, 2019

Trump's OSHA: Fewer Investigations, More Deaths

The Trump administration has drastically cut back on OSHA enforcement activities and put working Americans at risk, according to a new report from the National Employment Law Project (NELP...

by Press and Media | on Dec 05, 2019

Holiday Toll on Retail Workers

The holiday season is taking a toll on retail workers according to the Tribune News Service. Find out more below.

by Brian Young | on Dec 03, 2019

Staten Island Amazon's Staggering Injury Rate

The holiday shopping season is here and over the Thanksgiving weekend, millions of people logged onto Amazon to get the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Once that new TV is ordered, the...

by Brian Young | on Nov 26, 2019

ICE to Deport Hard Rock Whistleblower

Delmer Joel Ramirez Palma was a worker at the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans. He was working on the ninth floor when the building collapsed and he fell three floors down. Injured, Ramirez Palma...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 19, 2019

Workers Blame Hard Rock Collapse on Concrete

A month after the fateful collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans, workers are speaking out about the criminal acts of negligence that caused the building to collapse.

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 15, 2019

Destroying the Evidence at Hard Rock New Orleans

A month after three men lost their lives in the Hard Rock Hotel collapse, the developer and the city have slated the building for destruction.