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As Climate Heats Up, Government Must Protect Workers From Heat Organizations File Petition – Joined by Former OSHA Officials – Urging Agency to Issue National Heat Protection Standard   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The federal government must establish protections for workers who are subject to extreme heat, more than 130 organizations...

Heat Exposure Protecting Workers from Heat Stress in a Warming Climate The UFW Foundation, in collaboration with Public Citizen and Farmworker Justice, is launching a campaign in July 2018 to win worker protections from heat stress through national, state, and local advocacy. In partnership with a growing national network, we...

On Cesar Chavez Day, local farmworker groups press for county protections from brain-harming pesticide   Call comes one year after Trump Administration ignored US EPA scientists’ recommendation for nationwide ban on chlorpyrifos   Santa Maria, CA – In honor of Cesar Chavez’s birthday, a coalition of farmworker, community health, labor, and...