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Court slams EPA failure to protect children and farmworkers from toxic pesticide EPA ordered to ban chlorpyrifos within 60 days   SEATTLE, WA—The environmental protection Agency must ban a widely used organophosphate pesticide linked to brain damage in children, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled today. The appellate court ordered...

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...