The University of Minnesota Labor Education Service and Workday Minnesota are teaming up with a group of worker organizations to host "Confronting Wage Theft" on Thursday, June 2, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Hanson Hall at the university. Habra interpretacion al espanol.
The North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters has launched a website, www.respectthecraft.org, aimed at creating public awareness around the issue of payroll fraud, one of the problems identified in the Workday Minnesota series on wage theft.
By Mark Gruenberg, Press Associates Union News Service
A new Occupational Safety and Health Administration rule will force firms, worksite by worksite, into detailed, publicly posted job safety and health data disclosure – showing how safe, or unsafe, each workplace is.
In contract negotiations with Allina, union nurses are standing together to defend their health insurance. And outside the health care provider’s Minneapolis headquarters on May 18th, the community showed it’s standing with nurses.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to review Greene vs. Dayton, a case that would have undermined the right of home health care workers to unionize. It was the latest defeat for anti-union organizations challenging Minnesota law.