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Labor Coalition Celebrates NY State Senate Passage of Warehouse Safety Bill; Urges Assembly, Governor Hochul  to Take Swift Action Amid Worker Safety Crisis

For Immediate Release: June 5, 2024 Labor Coalition Celebrates NY State Senate Passage of Warehouse Safety Bill; Urges Assembly, Governor Hochul  to Take Swift Action Amid Worker Safety Crisis The Warehouse Worker Injury Reduction Act would require  companies like Amazon to design warehouses for safety over profit ALBANY, NY – Today, unions and advocates applauded the New York State Senate for passing the Warehouse Worker Injury Reduction Act (S5081C/A8907A), proactive legislation to ensure warehouse safety in a state where the injury rate is 54% higher than the national average.…


Highlights from Worker Safety Week

Four worker safety coalitions joined forces in the Capitol this week for a week of action — Worker Safety Week — calling on New York State leaders to protect workers from harm, hold employers accountable for safety on the job, and create the conditions for safe, healthy, and sustainable workplaces. Among the highlights:

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