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Laid bare
The scandal of expendable workers before, during and after Covid Most workplaces never saw an inspector. Workers struggled to get PPE. Whistleblowers were silenced. That was before Covid-19. Hazards reveals how the pandemic didn’t cause a crisis in workplace health. It exposed it.
Hazards 151, July-September 2020

Infections. They were warned. They knew what to do. They did nothing.Long before Covid-19, unions made repeat warnings about the need to prepare for ‘emerging threats’. Hazards exposes the decades of inaction that paved the way for the pandemic and left us without a workplace biohazards law.
Hazards 151, July-September 2020

Bright sparks
Dave Smith’s guide to organising: No.16 Health and safety wasn’t handed to us on a plate by benevolent employers or far-sighted politicians, says Hazards organising expert Dave Smith. For centuries, workers fought for safer workplaces. ‘Builder’s crack’, a newly rediscovered film, reveals how sharing our organising successes and strategies is safety critical.
Hazards 151, July-September 2020

If you want protection at work, get active in your union The government won't protect us from infections and oterh deadly risks at work. But unions will! A Hazards pin-up-at-work poster.

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