Workers Center of Central New York - Worker rights advocates call for safety inspections at New York dairy farms

A group that promotes farm worker rights is calling on federal safety inspectors not to delay a program of surprise inspections of New York dairy farms.

Rebecca Fuentes, lead organizer of the Workers Center of Central New York, said the inspections are necessary because dairy farm workers are often reluctant to report injuries or unsafe conditions out of fear they will lose their jobs.

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