LOS ANGELES - In the latest indication of how budget cuts endanger public safety, the firefighters union president says the mayor's slashes hampered the response to the huge Station Fire in September.
CLEVELAND - A rally protesting the Regional Transit Authority's refusal to address worker and rider safety in contract talks dramatized the challenge facing public transit systems in today's economic crisis.
Sixteen workers die every day on the job. It's past time to do something about it.
Air traffic controllers want the Federal Aviation Administration to bring air traffic safety out of the 1950s and into the 21st century.