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WORKPLACE ISSUES

The UE maintains a great site on addressing various workplace issues. Information from their publications - The UE Steward and The Independent Connection - can be found on their Information for Workers page. The information below comes from that source as well as from other outside links:

Health and Safety
Using OSHA in the Workplace
Safety is not a Game
Blame the Worker ... or Fix the Safety Hazard
What to do When a Member Gets Hurt on the Job
Dealing with Safety Hazards in Office Work
Stress in the Workplace
Fatigue and Shift Work
Physical Stress at Work

OFFICIAL PAGES - OSHA and SAFETY
OSHA: Homepage
OH OSHA
PA Workplace Safety
NY Workplace Safety

Worker Friendly Laws
Using the ADA in the Workplace
Family Friendly: Using the FMLA
Protecting our Member's Rights When They're Called to Military Service

OFFICIAL PAGES - ADA, FMLA, USERRA
ADA: Homepage
FMLA: Dept. of Labor
USERRA: Dept. of Labor

Management Schemes
Management Schemes
Management Schemes - Union Strategies

Protecting Jobs from Outsourcing, Subcontracting,
and Privatization
Protecting Jobs, Union Wages and Benefits
WARN and Warnings
Privatization Doesn't Pay!

Alternatives to Layoffs
Alternatives to Layoffs

Addressing Harassment
Stopping Racial Harassment
Stopping Sexual Harassment
Workplace Bullies

OFFICIAL PAGE RELATING TO HARRASSMENT
EEOC: Main Page

Job Evaluations
Making the Grade
Making the Grades Fair

Other Issues
You're on Corporate Camera
Drug and Alcohol Testing