Seasonal Worker Program: Introduction

♪ Opening Music ♪ The Seasonal Worker Program is an Australian Government initiative that will contribute to the economic development of Pacific Island countries and East Timor. The program will also offer a reliable returning workforce to Australian employers who have a demonstrated, unmet demand for labour and a commitment to Australian jobseekers. This program is open to […]

Unionized railway workers enter third day of strike causing passenger inconvenience

South Korea’s unionized railway workers continue their indefinite strike so far the protests led to about 20% cut in operations even parts of South subway system are affected I’m giong has the full story train operations are being delayed on Friday in Seoul and the wider metropolitan area has unionized workers at the state-run Korea railroad corporation known […]

Railway workers reach deal with management to end strike

good news for commuters here in South Korea because all high-speed KTX and commuter trains have been operating normally as of 9 a.m. on Monday just over an hour ago as the Korean railway Workers Union and management have now reached a deal on a pay rise an increased recruitment which is what the workers were asking for […]

Service Worker Scope

When a service worker is registered, it’s limited to the scope provided meaning that it will only handle requests within its scope. If we register a service worker at /folder/sw.js, the service worker would only see fetch event for pages who’s URL starts with folder/something. You’ll notice in this case, the service worker is registered at the root […]

Farm Workers and Fair Food, with “Food Chains” Director Sanjay Rawal

So, for 300 years in this country there was really no such thing as fair food, meaning that there was no way to recognize, from a consumer’s purchases, that workers were treated well. In the ’30s ’40s and ’50s a movement started in California lead eventually by Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez that morphed into the United Farmworkers […]

Korail workers begin indefinite strike from Wednesday

local railway workers began an indefinite strike demanding better pay and working conditions some passengers have already been inconvenienced by delays and cancelations kim jae hee reports the korean railway workers union went on an indefinite strike as of 9 a.m. Wednesday substitute workers were in place to operate high-speed KTX and commuter trains the passengers are already […]

CSB Safety Video: Public Worker Safety: Wastewater Plant Exp

Narrator: On January 11, 2006, an explosion and fire erupted at the Bethune Point Wastewater Treatment Plant operated by the City of Daytona Beach, Florida. Two workers were killed and a third was gravely injured. The explosion occurred as the workers used a cutting torch above a storage tank containing highly flammable methyl alcohol or methanol. The U.S. […]

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