Louisiana Dollar Store Workers Can’t Control Air Conditioning in Their Own Stores

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Louisiana dollar store workers can’t control air conditioning in their own stores

From Dollar General and Dollar Tree to Family Dollar, dollar stores are spreading rapidly throughout Louisiana and across the country, often strategically located in low-income communities and “food deserts.” But…

The Kerby Garage Is Where 140 City Workers Repair the City’s 4,000 Vehicles—But the Bureau that Owns It Says It’s Unsafe

The city of Portland repairs and maintains its automotive fleet—more than 4,000 vehicles ranging from small sedans to utility trucks—in a beige building under the Interstate 5 and 405 interchange…

Workers return to Atlanta’s 911 call center after HVAC issues

Atlanta government employee union leader raises concerns over work conditions The Professional Association of City Employees of Atlanta President Gina Pagnottas says the working conditions at Atlanta’s 911 call center…

Workers repair 94-year-old water main near Akron Children’s Hospital

This article has been updated. The rupture of a 94-year-old water main near Akron Children’s Hospital and the subsequent loss of natural gas supplies to Dominion Energy Ohio customers in…

Johnson Controls Faces N.Y. HVAC Repair Workers’ Wage Lawsuit

Jan. 18, 2022, 3:18 PM Three workers who serviced heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems in some iconic New York landmarks allege in a federal lawsuit that Johnson Controls Inc.…

HVAC scams and how to stop them; why can’t retail workers get N95 masks? CBC’s Marketplace Cheat Sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. Salespeople are using sketchy tactics to sell HVAC…

HVAC workers unable to progress; journeyman tests on hold for nearly a year

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Henry Goold has been an apprentice for years—working to get his HVAC journeyman license. He finally met all the requirements to move up in his career…

New rules addressing extreme heat could mean better air-conditioning and more breaks for millions of workers

An outside thermometer reads 103 degrees as Duke Lewton (still left) and Kyle Jukes pause to wipe off sweat on Monday, July 23, 2012 when setting up a fiber optic…

Workers want air conditioning when working from home to stop productivity dipping

Workers are urging their bosses to give air conditioning to get the job done from property – after a community has opened the fridge or freezer doorway to keep great…