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After the derailment in East Palestine, Ohio, attention is on preventing another such disaster. Unions can lead that charge.
The train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio, may have been prevented if rail companies had listened to unions and prioritized safety over profits.
A key function of unions is advocating for workers’ health and safety, and they do this by monitoring workplaces, negotiating contracts, and lobbying lawmakers.