Online Program

Vulnerable workers: obstacles and opportunities for OHS

Monday, November 2, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate the need to protect vulnerable workers. Design strategies to protect vulnerable workers.
Sharon D. Beard, MS, IH

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Promoting low-wage and immigrant worker health via community-based workforce development organizations: A qualitative study   
Emma Tsui, PhD MPH, Isabel Cuervo, PhD, Nadia Islam, PhD, Grace Sembajwe, SCD, Diego Palaguachi and Sherry Baron, MD, MPH
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Employee perceptions of the work environment in a hog slaughter and processing plant   
Jessica Rinsky, Jill Lebov, Ricardo Castillo Neyra, Carol Resnick, Robyn Robbins and Ellen Silbergeld, Ph.D.
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Mapping Safety and Health Conditions in Low-Wage Work: Conversations with Workers in Central New York   
Jeanette M. Zoeckler, MPH, Michael B. Lax, MD MPH, Joseph Zanoni, PhD, MILR and George Gonos, PhD
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Filipinos Working in Fish Processing in Dutch Harbor, AK: A Qualitative Study   
Gabriel James Garcia, PhD, MA, MPH and Butch de Castro, PhD, MSN/MPH, RN

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Occupational Health and Safety
Endorsed by: Vietnam Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)