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Save the Date: WWRC Celebration May 20, Banning’s Landing in Wilmington!

Save the Date: Warehouse Worker Resource Center Celebration May 20. Join us at Banning’s Landing at the Port of Los Angeles May 20 to celebrate the struggle of warehouse workers and solidarity of community allies across Southern California. More information soon! For tickets and details go to

Action Alert: Raise Your Voice on Indoor Heat!

In 2016, WWRC, the California Federation of Labor, ILWU, Worksafe, and other allies supported SB 1167, mandating Cal/OSHA to establish the first indoor heat standard in the nation. After Governor Brown signed the law, Cal/OSHA has been working through a process to establish this standard. The most recent draft of the language was released last […]

Job Announcement: Inland Empowerment Collaborative Coordinator

WWRC is part of a powerful Civic Engagement Collaborative called Inland Empowerment along with eight other community organizations based in the Inland region. Inland Empowerment is hiring a full-time coordinator to help us execute our very exciting plans for the next year and onward. Please apply! Job Title: Inland Empowerment Collaborative Coordinator Reports to: Inland […]

Worsafe & WWRC Tendrán Clínicas Legales Gratis

Inglés Worksafe y el WWRC proporcionarán tres clínicas legales con socios de asistencia legal en el Área de la Bahía del Norte de California en octubre de 2017. Ven y descubre si es un trabajador temporal y ¡aprende sobre sus derechos! Se servirán alimentos y refreschos llegos así que darse prisa porque el espacio es […]

WWRC & Worksafe Host Temp Worker Legal Clinics

Español Worksafe and the WWRC will host three legal clinics with legal aid partners in the Northern California Bay Area in October  and November 2017. Come and find out if you are a temp worker and learn about your rights! Food and light refreshments and will be served so please register in advance as space […]

Waitex Warehouse Workers Win $80,000 In Back Wages

Over two years ago, ten brave workers from Waitex (West Coast Warehouse Inc), a major warehouse in Fontana, stood up and filed a claim against their employer, alleging unpaid hours, overtime, breaks and other major wage violations.  Among other things, workers were forced to make deliveries in their personal cars to UPS facilities after work, […]

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WWRC at Sacramento Immigrant Lobby Day 2017

  WWRC staff and leaders joined the Inland Empire delegation for Immigrant Lobby Day in Sacramento on Monday, May 15, calling on our legislators to support policies that benefit our communities- SB 54 and SB 29.          

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WWRC Hits The Streets for May 1 2017

WWRC leaders hit the streets in Los Angeles, Long Beach and Riverside today, standing in global solidarity as workers, immigrants and community members.   May Day Los Angeles                                                       […]

Can You Feel the Heat In Sacramento?

This week, temperatures have reached over 110 degrees in Inland Southern California. Thousands of workers are toiling in steel shipping containers across Southern California delivering goods to all of us from companies like Amazon, Walmart and Target.  These workers, like millions of other workers in California, have no protections from the heat under the law. […]