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“Thanks To NYSNA Members Being Visible And Vocal, We Fought Successfully Against Cuts To Vital Health Care Programs” - The New York State Nurses Association ‘See Wins For Patients’ In The New York State Budget

Published on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Working with its many allies, the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA), which represents 42,000 Nurses across the state, won major victories in the final New York State budget, including sustaining patient care in hard hit hospitals, ensuring New Yorkers access to hospital care and strengthening public health - all top priorities that more»

Labor Perspective From Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union President Stuart Appelbaum: Cannabis Legalization ‘Will Benefit All’ New Yorkers

Published on Monday, April 12, 2021 in New York State Labor News
The Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) has become law and it’s a success all New Yorkers can be proud of. The law, legalizing adult-use cannabis in New York, puts fairness at its center. Communities of Color, Workers and entrepreneurs are prioritized in this program. The final law reflects the long-standing efforts of Worker and community more»

The New York State AFL-CIO Says The State Budget ‘Is A Win For’ Organized Labor & Working People

Published on Friday, April 9, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) – The “solidarity and coordinated efforts of the Public Sector, Private Sector and Building Trades Unions throughout the state resulted in several unprecedented victories on behalf of Working People” in the New York State Budget, New York State AFL-CIO President Mario Cilento says. “We thank Governor Cuomo, Senate more»

“It’s Unconscionable” - UUP Says The New York State Budget ‘Ignores The Life-Saving Work’ Of SUNY Teaching Hospitals

Published on Thursday, April 8, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) – United University Professions (UUP), the Nation's largest higher Education Union that represents more than 42,000 Academic and Professional Faculty and Retirees is “bitterly disappointed” over the lack of funding for State University of New York’s (SUNY) Public Teaching Hospitals in the new 2021-2022 state more»

“It Is Abhorrent, Shameful” - The Civil Service Employees Association Responds To The State Senate & Assembly Voting To Eliminate 200 Inpatient Mental Health Treatment Beds Operated By The Office Of Mental Health Across New York

Published on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) – The Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA), which represents 300,000 Public Employees across the State of New York, is calling the State Senate and Assembly’s decision to eliminate 200 Inpatient Mental Health treatment beds operated by the Office of Mental Health (OHM) “abhorrent.” The Senate and Assembly more»

Amazon Drivers In Rochester Area Walk Out To Protest Working Conditions

Published on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(HENRIETTA, NEW YORK) - On Easter Sunday, a group of Amazon Drivers staged a small walkout protest at the Henrietta distribution center just outside Rochester. The local walkout took its cue from a Reddit video calling for Amazon Drivers nationwide to walk out on their duties to protest the conditions they face while working for the On-Line Retail Giant. more»

Teamsters Local 202 President Daniel Kane: ‘Winning Through Collective Action’

Published on Monday, April 5, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Teamsters Local 202 President Daniel Kane has been helping to provide New Yorkers with fresh food for 30 years - and he’s been a Union Leader in this industry for more than 20, but he’s never seen his Members assailed the way they have been this past year. “We’ve had natural disasters, Hurricane Sandy being the more»

NYSNA-Represented Nurses ‘Honor Their Fallen’ COVID Colleagues & Patients - Say Safe Staffing, ‘With Enough Nurses, Must Be Top 2021 Priority’ In New York State

Published on Friday, April 2, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Nurses gathered in New York City’s Greeley Square on Thursday (April 1st) to honor their fallen colleagues and patients and to call on New York State to make a life-saving investment in health care. The Unionized Nurses, Members of the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA), bore witness to thousands of hospitalized patients more»

The New York State AFL-CIO Outlines The Key Provisions and Labor Issues In The Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act

Published on Thursday, April 1, 2021 in New York State Labor News
The Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) will allow adults aged 21 and over to possess up to three ounces of cannabis and establish parameters to grow their own product. The Law will also expunge the record for people with past violations and automatically overturn current sentences. The Bill will allow the use of “flowers” which can more»

The Seneca Park Zoo’s Animals Receive Top-Notch Care From CSEA-Represented Zoologists, Zookeepers & Animal Husbandry Experts

Published on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ROCHESTER, NEW YORK) - For many of the Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA)-represented Members who are Zoologists, Zookeepers and Animal Husbandry Experts at Monroe County’s Seneca Park Zoo, connecting with exotic animals and ensuring they are well cared for is a labor of love. They also report working at the zoo is exactly where they want to more»

CSEA Lobbying Effort ‘Yields Progress’ On ‘Fighting Off’ The Targeted Closure Of Office Of Children And Family Services & Office Of Mental Health Facilities In The New York State Budget

Published on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ORANGEBURG, NEW YORK) - With the closures of Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center, the Goshen Secure Center and the Red Hook Residential Center all included in the proposed New York State budget, Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) Southern Region Activists have been working to stop what they describe as harmful cuts. And now, those efforts more»

Union Density ‘Grows In Northern New York’ As Home Health Aides At Samaritan Summit Village Become The Latest Group To Join 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East

Published on Monday, March 29, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(WATERTOWN, NEW YORK) – Forty Northern New York Health Care Workers - Home Health Aides (HHAs) at Samaritan Summit Village in Watertown, have voted to assert their collective strength and become Members of 1199 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) United Healthcare Workers East. The Workers are now united with Licensed Practical Nurses more»

‘Making Their Voices Heard’ In Albany, 1199 SEIU-Represented Nursing Home Advocates ‘Call For Nursing Home Reform’ In New York State

Published on Sunday, March 28, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - Members from 1199 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) United Healthcare Workers East made their voices heard in front of the New York State Capitol in Albany last week, many of those who work in nursing homes and said that 2020 “was a very challenging year.” "Due to the fact of the COVID, it took out a lot of our more»

110 Years Later, The Triangle Factory Fire ‘Still Has Lessons To Teach’

Published on Thursday, March 25, 2021 in New York State Labor News
March 25th, 1911. A dropped cigarette on the eighth floor of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory adjacent to New York City’s Washington Square started the fire. Doors were locked and one opened inward. So 53 Workers (mostly young women) jumped. Nineteen fell down the elevator shaft. More than 20 fell from the fire escape and 50 burned on the factory more»

A Labor Perspective: Michigan ‘Is Offering Free College For Essential Workers, The Rest Of The Country Should Follow Suit’

Published on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 in New York State Labor News
BusinessInsider.com Editor’s Note: Max Lubin is Co-Founder and CEO of RISE. Michelle Miller-Adams is Senior Researcher at the WE Upjohn Institute and Professor at Grand Valley State University. For nearly a year, Front Line Workers have kept our Nation's economy and health care system afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic. To thank these Essential more»

1199 SEIU’s ‘Day Of Action’ Events Across New York State: Workers Call On Governor & State Legislature ‘To Work Together To Pass Legislation Improving Transparency, Accountability & Investment’ In Nursing Home System

Published on Sunday, March 21, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ACROSS NEW YORK STATE) - Thousands of 1199 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Healthcare Worker East Members, the Nation’s largest Health Care Union, participated in a Day of Action last week at more than 200 nursing homes across New York State, calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo and the State Legislature to work together to pass real nursing more»

Major New York State Labor Unions Back Tax-The-Rich Proposals

Published on Friday, March 19, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - New York State’s Labor Unions have joined together in solidarity to applaud the State Legislature for taking a bold stand and proposing numerous tax reform proposals asking the wealthiest New Yorkers and corporations to pay their fair share. The COVID-19 crisis has starkly exposed the health and economic disparities in our society more»

Historic Kate Mullany House Damaged By Car Crash, Donations Sought To Make Repairs & Complete Restoration Of Building That Served As Home To The Founder Of The Collar Laundry Union, ‘The First Sustained All-Female’ Union In U.S. History

Published on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(TROY, NEW YORK) - The painstaking $500,000 restoration of the landmark Kate Mullany House in Troy was almost complete when an SUV careened down Hoosick Street and plowed into the back wall of the historic building, home in the 1860s to Union Organizer Mullany. Paul Cole, founder and head of the American Labor Studies Center (ALSC) - which owns the site, more»

Patient Advocates ‘Speak Out For Equitable Health Care In Westchester’ - Labor, Community & Elected Officials ‘Demand Transparency & Accountability’ For Public Funds, Essential Health Care Service Closures & COVID Data

Published on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(MOUNT VERNON, NEW YORK) - Patient advocates gathered on the steps of Mount Vernon City Hall late last week to speak out about how Montefiore Health System’s expansion into Westchester County and its disparate investment in communities has had a negative impact on health care access and community health in the region. The New York State Nurses more»

CSEA: Unified Court System Employees ‘Seek Fairness’ In New Work Policy

Published on Sunday, March 14, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - The Unified Court System (UCS) is New York’s judicial branch, charged with administering justice and due process rights for all New Yorkers. It’s perhaps the ultimate irony, therefore, that Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) has had to push back against recent UCS management actions that have diminished fairness and more»

SUNY Students, Supporters ‘Call For Expanded Access & Diversity’ During UUP Opportunity Advocacy Day Event

Published on Friday, March 12, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - United University Professions (UUP) hosted hundreds of students, faculty, Staff and Public Higher Education Coalition Partners during a Thursday (March 11th) virtual rally, where students and advocates spoke out for expanded access, diversity and opportunity for State University of New York (SUNY) students. The day-long event, which more»

As Governor Cuomo Expands Arts Reopening, Actors’ Equity Calls On New York State To Prioritize Vaccines For Arts Workers

Published on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Actors' Equity Association, the National Labor Union representing more than 51,000 Professional Actors and Stage Managers in live theatre, released the following statement in response to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announcing that venues, including theaters, would open up to 33% capacity for indoor performances in April. “As more»

According To The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, The COVID-19 Pandemic ‘Increases Violence Against’ Front Line Health Care Workers

Published on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - COVID-19 is already responsible for killing some 3,500 Health Care Workers across the United States - now, America’s Nurses say they’re being subjecting to another aspect of the ongoing pandemic - increasing workplace violence. Twenty-percent of those responding to a National Nurses United (NNU) survey of 15,000 Members more»

$29 Million In Empire Pandemic Response Reimbursement Fund Grants Are Now Available For Essential Workers & First Responders

Published on Monday, March 8, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) – A $29 million program has been launched to help support Essential Workers and First Responders during the ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic. The Empire Pandemic Response Reimbursement Fund will provide up to $1,000 in reimbursements per household. Eligible Workers and families can apply to be reimbursed for out-of-pocket childcare, more»

CSEA Says New York State Budget Proposal ‘Devastates’ Local Governments

Published on Sunday, March 7, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - The proposed New York State budget includes cuts that are devastating to local governments that have already been struggling to balance their budgets, the Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA), which represents 300,000 Public Employees across New York, says. The budget would eliminate state Aid and Incentives for Municipalities more»

CWA-Represented Glitch Workers ‘Sign Tech’s First’ Collective Bargaining Agreement - Contract ‘Ensures Just Cause For Any’ Disciplinary Action

Published on Friday, March 5, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Glitch Workers have signed a Collective Bargaining Agreement with the company, a historic milestone for the tech industry. The contract, which was ratified overwhelmingly by Union Members, will last for 11 months. It’s the first agreement signed by White Collar Tech Workers in the United States, according to a press release from more»

Labor Perspective From New York State AFL-CIO President Mario Cilento: In A Time Of Crisis, ‘We Need To Provide Services To New Yorkers Who Need It Most’

Published on Thursday, March 4, 2021 in New York State Labor News
New Yorkers have been suffering from the physical, economic and mental health effects of this pandemic for over a year. Mental health issues have affected many New Yorkers, especially youths who have seen a massive increase in suicides over that time. Mental Health Professionals have highlighted the need to remain vigilant as the stress from the pandemic, more»

The NYS Labor Department Says Unemployment Insurance Scammers Are Targeting New Yorkers, Urge New Yorkers Offer Advice On How To Protect Yourself

Published on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ACROSS NEW YORK STATE) - The New York State Department of Labor has created a public service announcement regarding the growing problem of COVID-related fraud and the rampant stealing of Unemployment Benefits. "These scammers stole the identities of hard-working New Yorkers and tried to unlawfully collect Unemployment Insurance Benefits," Linda Lacewell, more»

March Is Women's (Labor) History Month

Published on Monday, March 1, 2021 in New York State Labor News
A number of events and activities commemorating Women's (Labor) History Month are being held across America and in classrooms in our Nation's schools. It provides Teachers with an opportunity to have students explore the many contributions women have made - and are making - to our country. The Troy, New York-headquartered American Labor Studies Center's more»

In Ithaca, Building Trades Unions Hold A Workshop ‘To Attract Workers Amid The Economic Crisis’

Published on Sunday, February 28, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ITHACA, NEW YORK) – Ithaca-area Building Trades Unions recently held their annual workshops, bringing about two dozen potentially interested Workers to a three-day training session held at U.A. Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 267’s Training Facility. Attendees at the sessions, which lasted most of the day each day, learned a variety of Trade more»

NYSUT Announces New Advancing Racial Justice Initiatives In Its Education Agenda

Published on Friday, February 26, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - The New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) has announced a new State Legislative Agenda intended to promote Racial and Social Justice in education, calling for funding in the upcoming state budget to help improve school climates, foster implicit bias training programs for Educators and diversify the Education Workforce. The more»

NYSNA Announces More Than 26,000 Official Complaints Were Filed By Nurses About ‘Not Enough’ Staff In Hospitals & Nursing Homes During The Last Two Years

Published on Thursday, February 25, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) announced that 26,219 complaints have been filed by Nurses to hospital management about understaffing in hospitals and nursing homes during 2019 and 2020. A total of 97,715 Nurse signatures appear on those complaints because multiple signatures are allowed on each complaint, NYSNA Officials more»

NYSNA-Represented Hospital Workers & Local Leaders Rally At St. Charles Hospital In Port Jefferson, Call For Passage Of The Safe Staffing For Quality Care Act

Published on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(PORT JEFFERSON, NEW YORK) – Union-represented Nurses and community leaders rallied at St. Charles Hospital in Port Jefferson on Tuesday (February 23rd), calling on New York State Lawmakers to pass the Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) has been calling on the New York State Legislature to mandate higher more»

Schenectady Workers Join Statewide Picket For Nursing Home Reform - Action Comes On Heels Of NYS Attorney General Report ‘That Found Correlation Between Low Staffing Levels & Increased’ Coronavirus Deaths

Published on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(SCHENECTADY, NEW YORK) - Employees from a Schenectady nursing home joined hundreds of other Nursing Home Workers statewide in picketing outside their facilities late last week to advocate for increased investment in resident care and staffing. Around a dozen Workers from the Schenectady Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing on Altamont Avenue marched more»

Montefiore New Rochelle Nurses Are Joined By Other Local Nurses To Protest Hospital’s Understaffing

Published on Sunday, February 21, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW ROCHELLE, NEW YORK) - Montefiore New Rochelle Nurses are continuing to protest hospital understaffing - two months after they went on Strike. The Nurses say that understaffing is not only hurting them, but its killing patients. Last week, they were joined by joined by dozens more Nurses from around Westchester and the Bronx. The groups say more»

1199 SEIU-Represented Nursing Home Workers Stage Statewide Demonstrations, Call For Nursing Home Reform, Transparency & Investment In Quality Care For Their Patients

Published on Friday, February 19, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ACROSS NEW YORK STATE) - Hundreds of Workers represented by the Nation’s largest Health Care Union held vigils and demonstrations outside nursing home facilities across New York State on Thursday (February 18th) to demand investment in people over profits. New York ranks 45th in the Nation in an important quality metric due to the large number of more»

New York State Sues Amazon For Alleged Worker Safety Failures During COVID-19 - Suit Claims Amazon ‘Failed To Keep Workers Safe & Retaliated Against Those Who Complained’

Published on Thursday, February 18, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - New York Attorney General (AG) Letitia James filed a lawsuit against Amazon in the State’s Supreme Court earlier this week, claiming the company failed to protect its Workers early on in the COVID-19 Pandemic and also retaliated against Employees who voiced concerns over what they felt were inadequate safety measures. The news, more»

“Unions Bring Workers Together To Make Gains In Their Workplace” - The Creative Staff At The Onion Incorporated ‘Ratify Their First Union Contract’ At G/O Media

Published on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(CHICAGO, ILLINOIS & NEW YORK CITY) - The Creative Staff at Onion Incorporated - the popular digital company behind The Onion, The A.V. Club, Deadspin, The Takeout, Onion Labs, and Onion Incorporated’s Video and Art Departments, represented by the Writers Guild of America, East - have ratified a new Collective Bargaining Agreement with their more»

Unions Are Becoming Ubiquitous In Digital Media. Medium Is The Latest.

Published on Monday, February 15, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Gawker Media made history five years ago for being the first digital news company to ratify a Union Contract, kicking off a wave of Labor Organizing at digital outlets that has yet to recede. Now, Staffers at the on-line publishing platform Medium have announced their intention to Unionize, following in the footsteps of Gawker, HuffPost, more»

Crane Boom Falls On Non-Union Construction Job In Brooklyn Where Building Trades Reps Say The Employer ‘Has A History Of Wage Theft & Was Involved In A Crane Accident In Manhattan Last October’

Published on Sunday, February 14, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) -The under-construction Brooklyn building where a crane partially collapsed last week is part of a Non-Union job with a history of wage theft, according to New York City Building Trades Unions - and the crane contractor was the same one involved in an accident in Manhattan last October. The crane’s boom fell forward at 25 Commercial more»

A Labor Perspective From CSEA Statewide President Mary Sullivan: The Hill We Climb To Heal And Unite

Published on Thursday, February 11, 2021 in New York State Labor News
WNYLaborToday.com Editor’s Note: Mary Sullivan heads the Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA), which represents 300,000 Members who are employed in a variety of state, county, municipal, school district, child care and Private Sector jobs. The Union is the largest affiliate of the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees more»

1199 SEIU Launches Massive Nursing Home Reform Campaign - Supports Legislation To Ensure Nursing Homes ‘Focus On Quality Care To Protect Residents & Dedicated Workers Who Care For Them, Rather Than Maximizing’ Profits

Published on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) – On the heels of the New York State Attorney General’s report that revealed nursing homes with fewer Staff had more COVID deaths, 1199 Service Employees International Union (SEIU), the largest Health Care Union in the country, is launching a multi-million-dollar advertising campaign to reform the Nursing Home Industry. The more»

“We Need To Have A Real Good Conversation Amongst Society Of What Should The Role Of Police Be Within Society” - ‘The Importance Of Black Labor’ Discussed During Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation Virtual Event

Published on Monday, February 8, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(HUDSON VALLEY, NEW YORK) - Black Labor Leaders spoke on the importance of Black Labor, its connection with Black Lives Matter and the police, during a Hudson Valley AFL-CIO Area Labor Federation virtual event that was held late last week. After discussing a brief history of the connection between social justice and Labor Unions, the topic of police more»

New York Lawmakers ‘Push To End’ Tuition, ‘Improve ‘Adjunct Pay & ‘Boost’ Capital Spending In ‘New Deal’ For CUNY

Published on Sunday, February 7, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) – New York State Government must dramatically increase its investment in the City University of New York (CUNY) System to eliminate tuition fees for students, improve working conditions for Adjunct Staffers, and repair crumbling infrastructure, a group of state lawmakers says. Those proposals are among the changes outlined in new more»

City Of Long Beach Unit ‘Builds Union Strength’ With New Hires

Published on Friday, February 5, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(LONG BEACH, NEW YORK) – Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) City of Long Beach Sanitation Workers have braved the front lines of the COVID-19 Pandemic with extreme professionalism, with many of them employed part-time with the city between five and 10 years. It is their dedication that motivated CSEA’s City of Long Beach Unit Leaders to more»

New York State Nursing Home Scandal Helps Fuel Support For Safe Staffing Bill

Published on Thursday, February 4, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Last month, New York State Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther (Democrat-Middletown] introduced the Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act. This submission was the sixth time the Bill was on the floor of the New York State Legislative body since 2009, but after Attorney General Letitia James’ unfavorable January 28th report on how COVID-19 was more»

“‘Lives Are At Stake.’ ‘This Protection For Patient Safety Is Long Overdue” - Legislation To Establish Safe Staffing Standards In Hospitals & Nursing Homes ‘Clears First Hurdle’ In Becoming Law

Published on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - The New York State Assembly Health Committee has convened to discuss the Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act (A108/S1168), a Bill recently reintroduced in the State Legislature to establish minimum Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and Aide staffing hours for nursing home residents and minimum Safe Staffing Standards more»

“We Fought ‘Em Hard” – Victorious Hunts Point Produce Workers ‘Toast Victory’

Published on Monday, February 1, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - The Union representing 1,400 Workers at the Hunts Point Produce Market popped open champagne bottles as they celebrated the end of a nearly week-long Strike for increased pay in their next three-year contract. The Warehouse Workers and Drivers that collectively make up Teamsters Local 202 hailed the recent ratification of the contract, more»

CUNY Faculty & Students Call On Chancellor To Use New Federal Stimulus Funds To Keep Classes Open

Published on Sunday, January 31, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Faculty, students and Union Leaders were joined late last week by New York City Council Higher Education Chair Inez Barron at a press conference to demand the City University of New York (CUNY) use the $455 million in new Federal Relief Funds allocated to CUNY Colleges to keep class sections open and allow students to enroll. CUNY more»

Fulton Center Nursing Facility Cited By OSHA Following The Death Of A CSEA Member/Employee From COVID-19

Published on Friday, January 29, 2021 in New York State Labor News
(GLOVERSVILLE, NEW YORK) - The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited the Fulton Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare for safety violations following an investigation into the death of a Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) Member who was an Employee at the facility. Dennis Darby, 31, of Gloversville, died on May 21st more»