Monday, August 9, 2010

Health & Safety Issues in Superman's Hometown

Union workers are striking in the nation's only uranium plant, in Metropolis, Ill. Union workers believe that long term exposure to uranium is causing a higher rate of illness among plant workers, but the company running the plant doesn't think its a long term problem.

Should these workers be offered better medical coverage while they're working at the plant? And should it continue into retirement?

Read the full story here.

From the New York Times.

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