5 on the Frontline with Estella Cisneros: The Triple Threat Facing Rural Farmworkers Today
Welcome to AIHA's 5 on the Frontline, hosted by Mark Ames, AIHA's Director of Government Relations. In this episode, Mark talks with Estella Cisneros, Legal Director of the Agricultural Worker Program at California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc (CLRA). Mark asks four crucial questions about how rural farmworkers are currently impacted between the wildfires raging in the western United States and the COVID-19 pandemic. Why are these farmworkers vulnerable to wildfire smoke? What protections do these workers have available to them? What else is needed to protect these valuable workers from this hazard?
Check out the interview on AIHA's YouTube channel.
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