We washed our hands and faces with benzne

๐Ÿšจ Former tire builder and USW National Director for Canada, Marty Warren, shares a shocking revelation from his past work experience. Workers unknowingly used a toxic and carcinogenic chemical called benzene as a hand cleaner and rubber enhancer. The Right to Know and Right to Protect legislation exposed this dangerous practice, emphasizing the need for robust worker protection laws. Stay informed and stay safe! #WorkerSafety #RightToKnow #ToxicChemicals ๐Ÿงค๐Ÿ”ง๐Ÿญ

Exposing Toxic Chemicals in the Workplace: Steelworker Union Fights for Justice and Accountability

Marty Warren, USW Canadian National Director addresses the 2023 USW Health, Safety, and Environment conference. He shares his personal experience working at a tire plant where workers were exposed to toxic chemicals without proper protective measures. Warren highlights the union's history of fighting for the rights of workers exposed to occupational diseases and discusses two recent incidents resulting in the deaths of Steelworkers. He encourages Steelworkers to continue demanding better enforcement of health and safety regulations and to never stop fighting for the safety of workers.

Join the Union for a better future!

Steelworker Alex Perkins talks about the importance of joining a union for better wages, benefits, dignity, and a voice in the workplace. He shares his own experience working at Blue Bird Bus 24 years ago, where he made $16 an hour and encourages viewers to vote union YES. Joining a union can provide workers with collective bargaining power, job security, and training opportunities. By standing together, workers can advocate for policies that benefit them and their families. Watch this video to learn more about the benefits of joining a union for a better future.