Need to know more about workplace safety so you can fight effectively for better working conditions and stronger unions? Check out the National Conference on Workplace Safety and Health, coming up Dec. 3 thru 5th at Maritime Conference Center. #COSHCON19, convened by National COSH, features 3 days of bilingual programming, including 50 + workshops and panels, speakers, a film night, awards, music… and dancing!
Keynote speakers are Rep. Andy Levin (D-MI), vice chair of the House Labor and Education Committee and Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) President Elise Bryant. Also, film night on Tuesday evening will feature highlights from four new important films on safety issues: “Coal’s Deadly Dust,” “Building the American Dream,” “Silo,” and “Town of Widows,” followed by a discussion with filmmaker Dave DeSario.
And: Workshops and panels on Climate Change and Worker Engagement; the Opioid Crisis and Our Workplaces, Organizing and Health and Safety, the OSHA Inspection Process, Rights of Immigrant Workers, and many more cutting-edge issues.
Organizers call #COSHCON19 “a great opportunity to share ideas, build skills, and take home concrete ways to build power and make our workplaces safer.” Register now to save your space. One-day registration also available. For more info: [email protected].
photo by Earl Dotter