This Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011 photo shows a natural gas well operated by Northeast Natural Energy in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/David Smith)

AFL-CIO Demands Government Agencies Protect Fracking Workers From Dangerous Exposure

(MintPress) – With employment in the fracking industry growing at unprecedented rates, workers’ rights and safety issues are beginning to surface among those beginning to see the often high paying jobs as dangerous and potentially harmful to health. This issue was front and center in a letter written on behalf of top union organization, the […]