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Laborfest: Triangle Fire & OSHA Inspections Today
Date Thursday July 28
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
SF North Beach Library - 850 Columbus Ave., San Francisco. Buses: 30 and nearby 8, 41, 45
Event Type Teach-In
The Fight for Our History, the New York City Triangle Fire and Health and Safety Today
With Professor Mary Anne Traciatti, President of Remember The Triangle Coalition
The New York City Triangle fire was the one of the worst industrial disasters in the history of the United States. Unions and workers in response to this built a mass movement for health and safety protection for all workers. Professor Mary Anne Traciatti will talk about the Triangle Fire and bringing home the lessons for today. There are less than 200 Cal-OSHA inspectors in California and only 2,000 in the United States for 130 million workers.
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