WOSH


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WOSHWorker Occupational Safety and Health (California)
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Wosh, Spreading the Word: The Bible Business in Nineteenth-Century America (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1994), 142.
In 1982, WOSH published a Worker's Guide to Health and Safety, which managed to be both rich in detail and pocket-sized for convenient workplace consultations.
After receiving numerous comments from plastics plant workers about respiratory problems, skin disorders, and severe nosebleeds, among other worrisome symptoms, the WOSH organized a pan-city meeting of plastics workers.
The WOSH, like Paul Formby and like union activists in Kitimat and Yellowknife, strove to create a worker-oriented approach to scientific research.
(19) Wosh, Spreading the Word, 121; John Henry Hobart, "An Address to Episcopalians on the Subject of the American Bible Society" (New York, 1816).
(24) A list of active ABS board members is found in Wosh, Spreading the Word, 38.
At this point, Lucy Duma, Start Weiko, June Magee and a number of other Bendix employees and their relatives, and Jim Brophy of the Windsor Occupational Health and Safety clinic (WOSH), took up the unattended cases of Bendix workers before the Ontario Workmen's Compensation Board.
(These reports can be found at the WOSH Archive ID 262, LOC VF-BND-140-1(c), SO Ministry of Labour, TI Bendix -Plant Visit Reports).
(64) WOSH was composed of members of Local 195, Jim Brophy--the director of the University of Windsor branch of the Ontario Public Interest Research Group, Bill Bryce, district president of the Ontario Secondary Tcacher's Federation, and John Pistor, the law student, working with Local 195.
At the recent Prepcom conference, a delegation from two Earth Island projects, the World Sustainability Hearings Project (WoSH) and Grassroots Globalization Network (GNN), met with individual civil society participants and members of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs).
To increase effective participation of ordinary people at the Johannesburg summit, WoSH, GGN and more than 40 other civil society organizations have teamed up to provide a stage for their testimony -- the World Sustainability Hearing.
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