1400 BG&E Workers Rally In Baltimore For An IBEW Union At Exelon - 01-11-17
By Doug Cunningham Workers at BG&E rallied for a union at Exelon's Baltimore headquarters Tuesday. More than 1400 workers are voting Wednesday and Thursday to organize as IBEW Local 410. Tuesday's rally included 80 IBEW volunteer organizers, State Rep. Cory McCray - a member of IBEW Local 24 - as well City Council members Ryan Dorsey and John Bullock.
National Nurses United Push For National Standard To Prevent Healthcare Workplace Violence - 01-11-17
By Doug Cunningham National Nurses United (NNU) wants OSHA to promptly pass regulations to prevent violence in the delivery of healthcare. The union RN's testified at Occupational Safety and Health Administration hearings on a national standard to prevent workplace violence in healthcare settings Tuesday in Washington D.C.
Two-Thirds Of Surveyed Workers At Labor Secretary Nominee's Company Report Sexual Harassment - 01-11-17
By Doug Cunningham Workers employed by the CKE Restaurants - the company ran by Labor Secretary nominee Andrew Puzder - report high rates of wage and hour violations and sexual harassment. That's according to a survey of CKE employees done by Restaurant Opportunities Centers United (ROC United). Hundreds of workers were surveyed using social media.