Day laborers in New York and New Jersey are mobilizing to offer their most valuable asset, their labor, for communities that have been damaged by Hurricane Sandy, according to a news release. Relief brigades will include offering hands on cleanup work, distributing supplies, and education for other workers about health and safety hazards on the job. Fourteen workers centers, including one in Morristown, that are members of the National Day Laborer Organizing Network will be participating, along with Laborers union members and allies. From 2 to 8 p.m., Wind of the Spirit in Morristown will host a health and safety training and conducting outreach sessions to day laborer corners to provide information to workers about health and safety hazards at 6 Sussex Ave., Morristown.
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