Local unions and the communities they serve are the backbone of LIUNA. Local 362 in Bloomington, IL has a long history of building and supporting its hometown. We’ll talk to Business Manager Eric Penn on this edition of The Laborer.
Every day, millions of Americans go to work, do their jobs and come home to their families at the end of the day. Not all are that lucky. Every year, more than 5,000 workers die on the job. We’ll explore the origins of OSHA and the commemoration of Worker’s Memorial Day on this edition of The Laborer.
This year National Work Zone Awareness Week takes on added meaning as the highway construction season begins despite the Covid-19 pandemic. What precautions are being implemented and how does it affect the overall message of work zone safety week. We’ll hear from LIUNA leaders from across the region on this edition of The Laborer.
National Work Zone Awareness Week shines the light on keeping workers and motorists safe in Illinois’ highway work zones. On this edition of The Laborer, we’ll hear from Illinois Department of Transportation Secretary Omer Osman as well as LIUNA leaders John Penn, Clint Taylor and Tony Penn on the importance of following work zone safety laws to save lives.
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