PODCAST: Worker Safety at the Push of a Button

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By David Schultz

Hotel workers have to go into what is essentially someone’s bedroom by themselves multiple times a day. How do we keep them safe?

Some California legislators think they have the solution: panic buttons. On this episode of our podcast Parts Per Billion, we speak with Bloomberg Environment reporter Fatima Hussein about her recent story on a bill in the Golden State that would require all hotels to provide workers with these personal safety devices.

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