Union Pushing Transit Diesel Fumes

Union Pushing Transit Diesel Fumes

  TWU Local 100’s long fight to raise awareness of the hazards of diesel exhaust and press the MTA to clean and upgrade ventilation systems at bus depots, change filters frequently, and include more CNG and other buses using alternative fuels in future purchases...
In The News: Chief Nigro Diesel Exhaust

In The News: Chief Nigro Diesel Exhaust

A GROUNDBREAKING WIN: Anthony Nigro died of lung cancer in January 2012 after 28 years spent as a Bus Mechanic working in diesel-filled Metropolitan Transportation Authority depots. His wife, Dorota, won a settlement potentially worth more than $1 million after a...