safety-creed-stop-signFollowing passage of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, safety and health conditions in our nation’s workplaces have improved. Workers’ lives have been saved and injury and illness rates have dropped in many industry sectors of the economy. However, too many employers continue to cut corners and violate the law, putting workers in serious danger and costing lives. Many hazards remain unregulated. It’s our job to continue this fight for safe jobs for our members, our families and our community.

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Asbestos Is At Work With Us More Than You Think

Most of our members in Local 4009 only think about asbestos during the annual "training" that is provided by viewing ...
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Some AT&T Branded Apparel May Catch You On Fire

AT&T has provided branded apparel, manufactured by Cintas, which in some cases are made of highly flammable 100% polyester in ...
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What’s The Deal With Safety SPOC’s?

Safety SPOC: What is it? The Safety SPOC program (SPOC means Single Point Of Contact) is a safety program initiated ...
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Boss Asking Questions? Know Your Rights!

Union Members: If called into an investigatory interview DO NOT ask management if you need a Union Representative. Instead, read ...
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Safety Bulletin: No Passengers In Some Uverse Trucks

The Midwest CWA Health & Safety team made things a little safer for our AT&T members who drive small trucks ...
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