“These disturbing reports shined a light on defense contractors putting their workers at risk,” said Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
In the ceaseless push for profits, corporate accountability and safety often take a back seat.
Goodyear statement: ‘We fell short’ on safety at plants
“Over the past two years, we fell short of our own expectations for safety, and we mourn the loss of valued coworkers,” a Goodyear spokeswoman said.
Congresswoman to tech firms: ‘You’re hiding something’
Most big Silicon Valley tech firms won’t release diversity job data. “They’re probably covering up their dismal record,” Rep. Barbara Lee said.
How you can push for more transparency from Silicon Valley’s tech giants
Many of Silicon Valley’s biggest tech firms refuse to share their diversity data – which is where you come in. Here’s how you can help.
Chicken workers sue, saying they were modern-day slaves
Judges across the country had ordered defendants into rehab programs that double as work camps for for-profit companies.
Illinois temp workers win new protections
An advocate says the new law protecting temp workers was in part due to a 2016 investigation by Reveal.
Trump civil rights nominee called allowing women in combat ‘laughable’
An Iraq War veteran nominated by Trump to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says he has since changed his mind about women in combat.
They died on the job, but OSHA’s website hid their names
OSHA says it scrubbed a list of workers killed on the job to protect their families. But two workers’ families told Reveal the names should remain.
Labor Department blames data breach for injury reporting site’s shutdown
The Labor Department disabled the site for submitting records on employee injuries and deaths so tech experts can evaluate any security problems.
Navy, Coast Guard continue awarding contracts to VT Halter despite safety lapses
“I have no doubt that a Navy policy to stop giving contracts to shipbuilding firms that flaunt the law and injure workers would save many lives and limbs,” said David Michaels, former head of Occupational Safety and Health Administration.