:: rawblogXport ::

union news / workers rights / construction / safety / irony...
today's home page

carpentersunionbc.com
google news

recent posts:
  • When the job is building sets, her crew can nail i...
  • Health troubles persist for 9/11 rescue workers
  • Nation’s First Prison Pre-Apprenticeship Program D...
  • Apprentices find tools for success
  • Thousands line up for Delphi jobs
  • Back-pay case being reviewed
  • Raw log export: Battle looms as industry transform...
  • Welding firms not liable for welder’s health ailme...
  • Union wants company charged in worker's death
  • The Lonely Death of Octavio Godinez

  • BlogRolling:


    blogs that link here


    eXTReMe Tracker
    Powered by Blogger

    Powered by BlogRolling

    Listed on BlogsCanada

    member union label


    Get Firefox!




    implementation:
    email d@ve2300
    this weblog is the work of dave livingston, a union carpenter in nelson bc canada






    the web
    rawblogXport

    references to rawblogXport:
    Confined Space
    "Hat tip to rawblogXport for this."
    Jordan Barab, Confined Space
    "a great labor news digest..."
    Labor Blog
    "rawblogXport was there, providing consistently good labor news..."
    Political Site of the Day
    may.25.05
    Confined Space
    "Senators Push Legislation to Toughen OSHA Penalties"
    Workers Comp Insider
    Human Fall Traps
    Workers Comp Insider
    "May is labor history month"
    Workers Comp Insider
    "A tip of the hat..."
    NathanNewman.org
    "Union Democracy in Carpenters"

    FAIR USE NOTICE: This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of labor and economic issues, etc. We believe this constitutes a "fair use" of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 Chapter 1 Sec.107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.




    "The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people."
    Cesar Chavez




    :: Sunday, July 02, 2006 ::

    Safety rules hit building trades: Many must take course - By Scott Van Voorhis, BostonHerald
    While the cards are based on a law passed two years ago, the new requirements take effect with memories still fresh of the deadly Boston scaffolding collapse that killed three on an Emerson College dorm project.

    “Construction is one of the most dangerous industries, and we think requiring basic construction safety (training) makes a lot of sense,” said Bert Durand, a spokesman for the New England Regional Council of Carpenters.
  • posted 7:59 AM :: reference link :: 0 comments ::
  • -------------------------------------------

    Comments: Post a Comment


    unions: the folks that brought you the weekend Powered by Blogger