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Labor Rights Week 2016

Labor Rights Week 2016

Every year during Labor Rights Week, federal agencies, consulates and embassies as well as educational, labor, and community organizations join together to remind the nation's most vulnerable workers that everyone who works in the United States has the same workplace rights. This year, the week runs from Aug. 29 to Sept. 4 with events taking place all over the country.

During Labor Rights Week, we remind ALL those that work in the United States of their right to:

Labor Rights 2016 PSA

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Your WORK has


Labor Rights Week 2016

Dignity

Your WORK has

Labor Rights Week 2016

Dignity

5 individual workers

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Please contact OSHA's Office of Communications at (202) 693-1999.

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For information about these events, contact OSHA's Region 1 Office at (617) 565-9860.

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New York

Date: August 27, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Dominican Women’s Development Center (DWDC), 189th Street between Amsterdam & Audubon Ave., NYC
Description: OSHA will participate with a booth; provide information, answer questions and OSHA literature
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director, Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 29, 2016 and September 1, 2016
Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Consulate General of Guatemala, 276 Park Ave. South, NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Mexican Consulate, 27 E. 39th St., NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 29, 2016 and September 1, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Consulate General of El Salvador, 151 Alkier St., Brentwood, LI
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 29, 2016, August 31, 2016 and September 2, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Consulate General of El Salvador, 333 N. Broad St., Elizabeth, NJ
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
Is it free and open to the public: Yes
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 29, 2016 and August 31, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Consulate General of the Dominican Republic, 1501 Broadway, NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Mexican Consulate, 27 E. 39th St., NYC
Description: Press Conference on Labor Rights Week and Inauguration event. OSHA representative will make a presentation on OSHA and participate in a panel discussion and answer questions.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 30, 2016 and September 1, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Consulate General of El Salvador, 46 Park Ave., NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 30, 2016 and September 1, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Consulate General of Honduras, 255 West 36th, New York, NY
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 30, 2016, 2016 and September 1, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Consulate General of Colombia, 10 East 46th Street, NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 30, 2016 and September 1, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Consulate General of the Philippines, 556 5th Ave., NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 30, 2016, September 1, 2016 and September 2, 2016
Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Mexican Consulate on Wheels, St. Jerome H.A.N.D.S. community center, 330 E. 138th St., Bronx, NY
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
Is it free and open to the public: Yes
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Consulate General of Ecuador, 800 2nd Ave., Suite 600, NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 31, 2016, September 1, 2016 and September 2, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Mexican Consulate on Wheels, Ibero-American League Action, 817 East Main Street, Rochester, NY
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 31, 2016 and September 2, 2016
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Consulate General of Brazil, 225 East 41st Street, NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: August 31 and September 1, 2016
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Mexican Consulate, 27 E. 39th St., NYC
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: OSHA & Mexican Consulate, El Centro del Inmigrante, 350 Pt. Richmond Ave., Staten Island, NY
Description: OSHA staff will make several presentations on OSHA, worker rights, hazard identification and prevention, how to make a complaint with OSHA, and OSHA’s Whistleblower program; OSHA will also have a booth where staff will answer questions, provide information and OSHA literature.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200

Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Mexican Consulate, 27 E. 39th St., NYC
Description: OSHA 10 Hour Construction Course - Graduation ceremony of participants sponsored by the Mexican Consulate. OSHA representative will make a brief presentation to workers who completed the course and together with Mexican consulate staff participate in delivery of the completion cards.
For more information: Diana Cortez, Area Director-Tarrytown Area Office 914-524-7510/Kay Gee, Area Director - Manhattan Area Office 212-620-3200


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For more information on these events, contact OSHA's Region 3 Office at (215) 861-4900.

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Alabama

Date: August 27, 2016 - September 2, 2016
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Providence Church of God, 6819 Old Shell Road, Mobile, AL 36608
Description: Consulate General of Mexico in Atlanta Mobile Consulate Visit - "Your work has dignity! Know your rights" - The purpose is to send a message to the immigrant community about the importance of their work in the United States. This event will also highlight the positive contributions of immigrant workers to the society and economy of this country.
For more information: Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City Mo. 1617 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64108 Telephone 1 (877) 639 - 4835


Florida

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Orlando, FL, 2550 Technology Drive, Orlando, FL 32804
Description: Consulate of Mexico in Orlando, FL - Opening of the VIII Labor Rights Week, speakers: Kurt Petermeyer, OSHA Regional Administrator and Consul Juan Sabines. Workshops at the Consulate building every 30 minutes. Agencies will provide information about their services (Spanish)
For more information: Les Grove, AD - Tampa AO, (813) 626-1177

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Orlando, FL, 2550 Technology Drive, Orlando, FL 32804
Description: Workshops at the Consulate building every 30 minutes. Agencies will provide information about their services (Spanish)
For more information: Les Grove, AD - Tampa AO, (813) 626-1177

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Orlando, FL - Mobil Consulate in Pierson, FL
Description: Mobil Consulate in Pierson, FL. We will have booths for every agency at this event, providing information, and having Workshops every 30 minutes with the community. (Please observe this date as tentative since it could be changed to Tuesday August 30th, We expect at least 200 persons in such Mobil consulate)
For more information: Brian Sturtecky, AD - Jacksonville AO, (904) 232-2895

Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Orlando, FL, 2550 Technology Drive, Orlando, FL 32804
Description: Workshops at the Consulate building every 30 minutes. Agencies will provide information about their services (Spanish)
For more information: Les Grove, AD - Tampa AO, (813) 626-1177

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Iglesia Misión San José, 165 Emporia Rd., Pierson, FL 32180
Description: Mobil Consulate in Pierson, FL. We will have booths for every agency at this event, providing information, and having Workshops every 30 minutes with the community. (Please observe this date as tentative since it could be changed to Tuesday August 30th, We expect at least 200 persons in such Mobil consulate).
For more information: Brian Sturtecky, AD - Jacksonville AO, (904) 232-2895

Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Orlando, FL, 2550 Technology Drive, Orlando, FL 32804
Event: Consulate of Mexico in Orlando, FL
Description: Workshops at the Consulate building every 30 minutes. Agencies will provide information about their services (Spanish)
For more information: Les Grove, AD - Tampa AO, (813) 626-1177


Georgia

Date: August 29, 2016 - September 2, 2016
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Mexican Consulate located at 1700 Chantilly Dr. NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
Description: On August 29th the event will open at 9am with a press conference. Other local Consulates will also participate in the press conference. On September 2nd the consulate will conduct an informative forum, which is scheduled for 10am. All activities will conclude later that day at 2pm.
For more information: Christi Griffin, AD - Atlanta-West AO, (678) 903-7301


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Illinois

Date: August 27, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Iglesia Nuestra Sra. de Lourdes - community church
4060 N. Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60640
Description: Information booth - Several DOL agencies will be there to answer questions on labor rights and the role of each agency.
For more information: Contact Adelma Arroyo at 847-803-4800

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Consulate of Ecuador Chicago - 180 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60601
Description: The OSHA Regional office will renew an Alliance with the Ecuadorian Consulate
For more information: Andres Saldana, USDOL OSHA Regional Office, 312-353-2220, email: saldana.andres@dol.gov

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Mexican Consulate of Chicago
204 S. Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60607
Description: Information booth - Several DOL agencies will be there to answer questions on labor rights and the role of each agency.
For more information: Contact Ada Whitaker at 847-803-4800

Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Chicago Consulate of the Philippines - 122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
Description: The OSHA Regional office will renew an Alliance with the Consulate of the Philippines
For more information: Andres Saldana, USDOL OSHA Regional Office, 312-353-2220, email: saldana.andres@dol.gov

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Mexican Consulate in Chicago
204 S. Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60607
Description: Information booth - Several DOL agencies will be there to answer questions on labor rights and the role of each agency.
For more information: Contact Luis Garcia at 847-803-4800

Date: September 8, 2016
Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Mexican Consulate in Chicago
204 S. Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60607
Description: Information booth - Several DOL agencies will be there to answer questions on labor rights and the role of each agency.
For more information: Contact Luis Garcia at 847-803-4800

Date: September 8, 2016
Time: 10:30 am
Location: Chicago Consulate of Mexico - 204 S Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60607
Description: The Chicago North OSHA Area office will renew an Alliance with the Consulate of Mexico
For more information: Luis Garcia, USDOL OSHA Chicago North Office, 847-803-4800, email Garcia.luis@dol.gov


Minnesota

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 8:45 am
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Saint Paul, Minnesota
Description: Brief Presentation on Worker Rights and Resigning the Alliance
797 E 7th Street
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55106
For more information: Mary Bauer, CAS, Eau Claire OSHA 715-832-9019
Angélica Calixto Martínez (651) 771 5494 Ext. 302


Ohio

Date: August 27, 2016
Time: 9 hours
Location: St. Paul Church, 91 East Main St., Norwalk, Ohio
Event: Mobile Consulate in Norwalk Ohio
Description: OSHA will be present to distribute information and presentation and will loop a video in Spanish providing information about OSHA.
For more information: Contact person(s): Joe Margetiak or Kim Nelson, 419 259 7542

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: The Latino Resource Center, 520 Broadway St. Toledo, OH 43604
Event: Labor Rights
Description: Multiple DOL agencies to include OSHA, and the Mexican Consulate of Detroit, along with local Hispanic Outreach groups will provide a combination of presentations and print outreach material informing workers about their rights.
For more information: Contact Person: Kim Nelson 419 259 7542

Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: El Centro - L.O.I.R.A, Lorain, Ohio, Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon)
Event: Labor Rights Week Event
Description: Multiple DOL agencies to include OSHA, and the Mexican Consulate of Detroit, along with local Hispanic Outreach groups will provide a combination of presentations and print outreach material informing workers about their rights.
For more information: Contact person: Joe Margetiak 419 259 7542

Date: September 7, 2016
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Cincinnati Interfaith Worker Center, 215 E 14th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202, (513) 621-5991
Event: Labor Rights Week event covering rights under the OSH act and wage and hour rights.
For more information: Please contact Guillermo Sapia, Wage and Hour Division at 614-469-5893.


Wisconsin

Date: September 6, 2016
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Milwaukee Consulate of Mexico- 1433 N. Prospect Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Description: The Milwaukee OSHA Area office will sign an Alliance with the Consulate of Mexico
For more information: James Lutz, USDOL OSHA Milwaukee Office, 414-297-3315, email lutz.james@dol.gov


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Arkansas

Date: August 29-30, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Mexican Consulate at Springdale, AR, 3500 South University Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72204
Description: August 29: Opening ceremony with representatives of Mexican Consulate, OSHA*, WHD, EEOC and NLRB. Expected 100 attendees
August 30: Presentation to customers of Mexican Consulate about OSHA. Expected 100 attendees. (*Carlos Reynolds, David Bates, Jorge Delucca, Roosevelt Shavers)
For more information: Jorge Delucca at 405-278-9560 Ext. 227 or email delucca.jorge@dol.gov


Louisiana

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Consulate of Mexico in New Orleans, 901 Convention Center Boulevard, Suite 119, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Description: The 8th Labor Rights Week, "Your work has dignity! Know your Rights," presentation and information on workers’ right to safe and healthful working conditions.
For more information: Alex Novas 225-298-5458 ext. 104 novas.alexander@dol.gov


New Mexico

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Albuquerque - 1610 4th Street SW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102
Description: 2016 Labor Rights Week opening and speech on the importance of workers’ safety and health.

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Albuquerque - 1610 4th Street SW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102
Description: Presentation in the lobby on OSHA’s mission, NM OSHA jurisdiction, worker rights, and employer responsibilities. Scheduled events and exhibit tables are open to the public.
For more information: Contact Melissa Barker at: 505-222-9595, or Melissa.barker@state.nm.us

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Consulate of Mexico Albuquerque
1610 4th Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Description: AD Diego Alvarado Jr. will give two "Introduction to OSHA" presentations at the Consulate of Mexico in Albuquerque, NM during Labor Rights Week.
For more information: Contact Judy Stevenson-Ortiz at 972-850-4171 or Stevenson-Ortiz.Judy@dol.gov


Oklahoma

Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Moore Public Library, 225 Howard Ave., Moore OK 73160
Description: Workplace Rights Information Fair. In celebration of Labor Rights Week, there will be a worker information fair on September 2 from 11am - 3pm in Moore, OK. You are invited to join the Wage & Hour Division and other federal, state, and local government agencies, along with non-profit organizations, to set up a booth at the event free of charge. Jorge Delucca, CAS, will have a booth with English and Spanish OSHA publications including How to contact OSHA, All About OSHA, Fall prevention in Construction, The Four major hazards in Construction, The Effects of Heat, and Hazards Communication Pictograms, Labels, and Safety Data Sheets.
For more information:


Texas

Date: August 25, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: Gaines County Civic Building. 405 NW 5th. Seminole, TX 79360 (432) 758-5411
Description: Seminole’s 1st. Public Safety Summit; Hosted by Lubbock’s newest Alliance partner Fehr’s Metal Building Construction, LLC.; AD Elizabeth Linda Routh will participate in the Safety Summit to discuss Labor Rights/OSHA updates and OSHCON will be making a presentation on their services and U.S. DOL Wage & Hour will be discussing Misclassification of Workers. Special Guest: Motivational Safety Speech given by accident survivor and double amputee Dr. Randy Gallaway. Changing Inner Attitudes changes Job Place Safety!
For more information: Linda Routh at 806-472-7681 or email at routh.elizabeth@dol.gov

Date: August 25, 2016
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: 910 E. San Antonio Ave., El Paso, TX 79901
Description: Consulate General of Mexico Labor Rights Week Media Day. AD Diego Alvarado Jr. and CAS Abraham Arzola will participate in the Labor Rights Week Media Day and AD Alvarado will give a speech about OSHA’s Mission and Workers’ Rights.
For more information: Abraham Arzola 915-534-6251 Ext. 225 at Arzola.abraham@dol.gov

Date: August 26, 2016
Time: 10:30 am
Location: Amarillo, TX
Description: KBEX-FM Radio interview with AD Elizabeth Routh regarding Labor Rights conducted in Spanish at La Poderosa 96.1 FM
For more information: Linda Routh at 806-472-7681 or email at routh.elizabeth@dol.gov

Date: August 27, 2016
Time: 11:00 am
Location: 206 E Florida Ave., Midland, TX 79701
Description: Presidio Consulate General of Mexico Mobile Consulate. AD Elizabeth Linda Routh from the Lubbock Area Office and CAS Abraham Arzola from the El Paso Area Office will participate in the Presidio Consulate General of Mexico Mobile Consulate in Midland, TX with other agencies. OSHA will be presenting the Introduction to OSHA in Spanish and distributing Workers’ Rights publications to attendees.
For more information: Linda Routh at 806-472-7681 or email at routh.elizabeth@dol.gov

Date: August 27, 2016
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Mexican Consulate, 410 Baylor St., Austin, TX 78703
Description: OSHA, Wage & Hour, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, and Catholic Charities will distribute information on worker’s rights.
For more information: Joann Natarajan 512-374-0271 Ext. 232 or Natarajan.joann@dol.gov

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Consulate of Mexico in Dallas, 121- River Bend. Dallas, Texas 75247
Description
: Speaking of Labor Rights by the collaborating General Consuls of Mexico, El Salvador, and Peru. To be followed by CAS Elias Vela of the Dallas Area Office to address a lobby of Foreign Nationals in the Consulates of Mexico and El Salvador regarding OSHA's mission, jurisdiction, worker rights, and employer responsibilities.
For more information: Elias Vela 972 952-1330 ext. 234 vela.elias@dol.gov

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 910 E. San Antonio Ave., El Paso, TX 79901
Description: Consulate General of Mexico Labor Rights Week Kick-Off. CAS Arzola will participate in the Consulate General of Mexico Labor Rights Week Kick-Off Outreach event. OSHA will be presenting the Introduction to OSHA in Spanish and distributing Workers’ Rights publications to attendees. A table with OSHA Publications will also be available during this event.
For more information: Abraham Arzola 915-534-6251 Ext. 225 at Arzola.abraham@dol.gov

Date: August 29. 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Mexican Consulate, 410 Baylor St., Austin, TX 78703
Description: OSHA, Wage & Hour, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, and Catholic Charities will give hourly presentations and be available to answer questions about worker’s rights.
For more information: Joann Natarajan 512-374-0271 Ext. 232 or Natarajan.joann@dol.gov

Date: Aug 29, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: San Antonio Mexican Consulate
127 Navarro, San Antonio, TX 78205
Description: Signing alliance with Mexican Consul
For more information: Raul Carrillo at 210-472-5040 Ext. 247 or email carrillo.raul@dol.gov

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Mexican Consulate in Brownsville, 301 Mexico Blvd. Suite F2, Brownsville, Texas 78520
Description
: Signing of the alliance between OSHA and the Brownsville Mexican Consulate followed by training for the staff on OSHA's mission, jurisdiction, worker rights, and employer responsibilities.
For more information: Marianne McGee 361-888-3420 ext. 230 mcgee.marianne@dol.gov

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 6:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: First Workers Day Labor Center, 4916 North IH 35, Austin, TX 78751
Description: OSHA, Wage & Hour, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, and Catholic Charities will distribute information on worker’s rights and answer questions from attendees.
For more information: Joann Natarajan 512-374-0271 Ext. 232 or Natarajan.joann@dol.gov

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Mexican Consulate in McAllen, 600 Broadway Street, McAllen, Texas
Description: OSHA will participate in a forum with other agencies and groups providing outreach. Topics include OSHA’s mission, jurisdiction, worker rights, and employer responsibilities.
For more information: Marianne McGee 361-888-3420 ext. 230 mcgee.marianne@dol.gov

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Workers Defense Project, 5604 Manor Rd., Austin, TX 78723
Description: OSHA, Wage & Hour, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, and Catholic Charities will make presentations during the weekly Tuesday night meeting at Workers Defense Project offices.
For more information: Joann Natarajan 512-374-0271 Ext. 232 or Natarajan.joann@dol.gov

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: 580 Giles Rd., El Paso, TX 79915
Description: Mobile Consulate Workers’ Rights Speech. CAS Arzola will give a speech on OSHA’s Workers’ Rights at the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence along with Wage and Hour, EEOC and other agencies.
For more information: Abraham Arzola 915-534-6251 Ext. 225 at Arzola.abraham@dol.gov

Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Texas A&M International University 5201 University Blvd. Laredo, Texas 78041
Description
: Multi-agency presentation to the Customs Broker Association on OSHA's mission, jurisdiction, worker rights, and employer responsibilities.
For more information: Marianne McGee 361-888-3420 ext. 230 mcgee.marianne@dol.gov

Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 9:00 am
Location: 910 E San Antonio Ave., El Paso, TX 79901
Description: General Consulate of Mexico Labor Rights Week Outreach. CAS Arzola will give an Introduction to OSHA presentation and talk about Workers’ Rights, how to report a complaint to OSHA and distribute El Paso Area Office tri-folds with contact information.
For more information: Abraham Arzola 915-534-6251 Ext. 225 at Arzola.abraham@dol.gov

Date: Aug 31, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: San Antonio Mexican Consulate, 127 Navarro, San Antonio, TX 78205
Description: Meet and greet DOL agencies, NLRB, EEOC and Rio Grande Legal Aid, tables will be set up and DOL publications will be handed out to attendees.
For more information: Raul Carrillo at 210-472-5040 Ext. 247 or email carrillo.raul@dol.gov

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 5:00 am - 7:30 am
Location: Parking lot at 600 North IH 35, Austin, TX 78701
Description: OSHA, Wage & Hour, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, and Catholic Charities will distribute worker’s rights information to workers under the bridge at IH 35 and 6th Street.
For more information: Joann Natarajan 512-374-0271 Ext. 232 or Natarajan.joann@dol.gov

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 721 South Ochoa St., El Paso, TX 79901
Description: Mobile Consulate Workers’ Rights Speech. CAS Arzola will give a speech on OSHA’s workers’ rights at the Centro de Salud Familiar La Fe, Inc., along with Wage and Hour, EEOC and other agencies.
For more information: Abraham Arzola 915-534-6251 Ext. 225 at Arzola.abraham@dol.gov

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Del Rio Mexican Consulate, 2207 N. Bedell, Del Rio, TX 78840
Description: Presentation: OSHA regulations in the workplace will be presented to attendees and a table will be set up and OSHA publications will be handed out to attendees.
For more information: Raul Carrillo at 210-472-5040 Ext. 247 or email carrillo.raul@dol.gov

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eagle Pass Mexican Consulate, 2252 Garrison, Eagle Pass, TX 78852
Description: Presentation: OSHA regulations in the workplace will be presented to attendees and a table will be set up and OSHA publications will be handed out to attendees.
For more information: Raul Carrillo at 210-472-5040 Ext. 247 or email carrillo.raul@dol.gov

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Univision channel 62, Austin, TX
Description: OSHA, Wage & Hour, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, and Catholic Charities will participate in a phone bank and answer questions from viewers on labor issues and their worker’s rights.
For more information: Joann Natarajan 512-374-0271 Ext. 232 or Natarajan.joann@dol.gov

Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: San Antonio Mexican Consulate, 127 Navarro, San Antonio, TX 78205
Description: Presentation: OSHA regulations in the workplace will be presented to attendees
For more information: Raul Carrillo at 210-472-5040 Ext. 247 or email carrillo.raul@dol.gov

Date: September 2, 2016
Time 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Mexican Consulate, 410 Baylor St., Austin, TX 78703
Description: OSHA, Wage & Hour, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, and Catholic Charities will distribute worker’s rights information and make hourly presentations to attendees.
For more information: Joann Natarajan 512-374-0271 Ext. 232 or Natarajan.joann@dol.gov


REGION 7 IA KS MO NE


Kansas

Date: August 27-28, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: St Anthony Catholic Church, 1510 N. Calhoun Ave, Liberal, KS 67901
Description: OSHA and Wage and Hour personnel will be disseminating information on worker rights and safety and health. The agencies will address the attendees en masse concerning their rights and provide individualized service at their respective booths.
For more information: Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City Mo. 1617 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64108 Telephone 1 (877) 639 - 4835


Missouri

Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 9:45 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Kansas City Mexican Consulate - 1700 Baltimore Avenue in Kansas City, MO
Description: Presentation- Employee's Rights - All About OSHA
For more information: Contact Elizabeth Morales, Assistant Area Director, Kansas City Area Office at 816-502-0312


Nebraska

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Location: Consulate of Mexico
7444 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE 68114
Description: OSHA staff to deliver message about agency's mission general information to workers, challenges on exercising their rights, and will sign an alliance agreement.
For More Information: Contact Guadalupe Sanchez, Consul of Mexico, at #402-595-1844


REGION 8 CO MT ND SD UT WY


Colorado

Date: August 29, 2016-September 2, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: 5350 S. Leetsdale Drive #100, Glendale, CO 80246
Description: As part of the ongoing alliance with the Consulate General of Mexico, the Englewood and Denver Area Offices will staff a table from 9-1pm each day providing information and materials in the waiting area of the Consulate. This area typically has 30-50 people at all times throughout the day. Additionally, one or more presentations on OSHA and labor rights will be given to the room. OSHA staff will periodically work the room and pass out materials.
For More Information: Contact Herb Gibson (303-844-5285)


Montana

Date: August 16-18, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Grantree Inn, 1325 N. 7th Ave, Bozeman MT, 59715, 406-587-5261
Description: SafetyFestMT: Bozeman 2016; An OSHA booth will be available each day to provide information and literature on worker rights.
For More Information: Contact Art Hazen (406-247-7494)


REGION 9 AZ CA HI NV AS GU MP


California

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Consulate General of Mexico in San Bernardino, 293 N D Street, San Bernardino, CA 92401
Description: San Diego Area Office will provide support to San Bernardino Mexican Consulate for opening remarks (key note) and informational booth/table.
For more information: Carlos Luna, Consul of Protection, at 909-384-8114

Date: August 29, August 31, and September 1, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Consulate General of Mexico in San Francisco - 532 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Description: The Mexican Consulate in San Francisco is hosting a ceremony to renew the Alliance with OSHA and Cal/OSHA that establishes a collaborative relationship to increase access to education and training resources that promote worker rights and employer responsibilities. OSHA Region IX staff will also deliver presentations on worker rights under the OSH Act and host an OSHA information booth
For more information: Wilma Gandoy at (415) 354-1727

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Consulate General of Mexico in Phoenix, 320 E McDowell Road, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Description: Phoenix Area Office will sign an alliance with other DOL agencies.
For more information: Zachary Barnett at (602) 514-7265

Date: August 29, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Consulate General, 2401 W 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90057
Description: San Diego Area Office will provide support to Los Angeles Mexican Consulate for opening remarks (key note) and informational booth/table.
For more information: Juan Villalobos at (213) 351-6800 ext. 2411

Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 11:30 am
Location: The Consulate of Guatemala, San Francisco, 544 Golden Gate Ave., Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94102
Description: OSHA Region IX staff will participate in a signing event between the consulate and EMPLEO and host an information booth to provide outreach materials on worker rights and employer responsibilities.
For more information: conssandbernardino@minex.gob.gt, consuladoguatemalasb@gmail.com or (909) 572-8800 Ext 5

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Consulate General of Mexico in San Francisco - 532 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Description: A Spanish-speaking representative will participate in a phone Bank sponsored by Univision and the Mexican Consulate related to Worker Rights.
For more information: Wilma Gandoy at (415) 354-1727

Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Consulate General, 2401 W 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90057
Description: San Diego Area Office will provide support to Los Angeles Mexican Consulate by participating in a radio panel discussion on labor rights and safety and health right and the responsibilities of workers and employers.
For more information: Juan Villalobos at (213) 351-6800 ext. 2411


REGION 10 AK ID OR WA


Idaho

Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Mexican Consulate, Boise Idaho
701 East Morrison Knudsen Plaza Drive #102
Boise, ID
Description: Mexican Consulate Worker Rights Information Day OSHA staff will present a briefing discussing worker rights and OSHA’s mission followed by a question and answer session. He will provide an information table providing materials in English and Spanish as well as an interactive model on safe work zones.
For More information contact: Patricia Navarro-Quick at 206-757-6679

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