Thursday, July 29, 2010
BIOTECH INDUSTRY DENIES INJURED WORKERS RIGHTS_SANDI TREND SPEAKS
Her son, David Bell was exposed to harmful biological agents while working at Agraquesta, a biotech company. Bell immediately became seriously ill and has been denied directed medical care for his work-related exposures.
Trend spells out some of the problems and fraud that workers face when trying to obtain medical care from dangerous biological exposures at biotech companies. She emphasizes the lack of workers rights in this industry and the dangers of working in the industry.
See her talk here at the National Conference on Biotechnology, Health and Safety, Labor and the Public: http://blip.tv/file/3924484