National Employment Law Project
90 Broad Street, Suite 1100, New York, NY 10004
The industry’s petition would have endangered the health of consumers and the safety of hundreds of thousands of workers.
The Trump administration is perfectly willing to sacrifice workers’ health for the sake of corporate profits.
Mississippi has one of the highest on-the-job fatality rates, but the lowest workers’ compensation benefits of any state.
The report confirms that dangerous working conditions persist in the nation’s meat and poultry industry.
OSHA’s rule will help prevent serious injuries and workplace deaths.
The current pace of 140 birds per minute is already dangerous for workers and consumers.
The administration sides with Wall Street and wealthy corporations over working families at virtually every turn.
Increasing line speeds at poultry plants would jeopardize workers’ and consumers’ safety.
Rep. Rosa DeLauro and 12 others urge Agriculture Sec. to protect the health and safety of poultry workers.