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Press Conference- Stop Retaliation Against TWU 250A Drivers For Whistle Blowing

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Date:
Monday, February 28, 2011
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Event Type:
Press Conference
Organizer/Author:
San Francisco City Workers United
Location Details:
SF MTA Headquarters Van Ness and Market St. San Francisco

Two SF MTA Muni TWU 250A drivers will report on retaliation against them for making Ca Osha health and safety complaints about dangerous buses that might harm the public and workers. Although it is illegal to retaliate against health and safety whistleblowers apparently the MTA management and Mayor Ed Lee thinks it's ok to target workers who speak out about these issues.

2/28 SF Press Conference-Stop Retaliation Against TWU 250A Drivers For Whistle Blowing On OSHA Violations By SF MTA Muni

Stop Retaliation Against TWU 250A Drivers For Whistle Blowing On OSHA Violations By SF MTA Muni
Monday 12:00 Noon SF MTA Headquarters Van Ness and Market St. San Francisco

There will be a press conference with TWU 250 A SF Muni bus drivers Dorian Maxwell and Chris Coghlan
will report on their OSHA complaints about health and safety problems and the illegal retaliation by MTA
management and the City Of San Francisco. They were making health and safety complaints of dangers to the public
and workers for the failure to have proper maintenance on the equipment.
The TWU 250 A drivers will have all the documentation and information concerning their complaints and evidence of
retaliation for making the complaints by MTA manager Ford and the City of San Francisco.

Sponsored by
SF City Workers United sfcityworkersunited(at)gmail.com
United Public Workers For Action UPWA.info
For information call (415)867-0628

SF Muni made many safety violations, PUC finds
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2011/02/25/MNU81HU8S2.DTL
SF Workers and Students Protest City Attacks On TWU 250A Drivers & Concession Bargaining
http://blip.tv/file/4439086
SF Mayor Newsom, MTA Bosses Attack SF TWU 250A Trust Fund For Families Healthcare
http://blip.tv/file/4451201
Added to the calendar on Sat, Feb 26, 2011 6:49PM
§SF TWU 250A driver speaking out about health and safety
by San Francisco City Workers United
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SF TWU 250A driver MTA Muni driver Dorian Maxwell has been speaking out about the unsafe health and safety conditions at MUNI. As a result he has been targeted by management.
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