working conditions http://kplu.org en Sea-Tac airport worker complaints spark state investigation http://kplu.org/post/sea-tac-airport-worker-complaints-spark-state-investigation <p>State inspectors have opened an investigation after more than 50 workers at Sea-Tac International Airport filed complaints over working conditions.</p><p>The complaints come from a wide range of ground-crew workers – people who operate refueling trucks, people who clean airplanes, people who push passengers around by wheelchair. Some say they’ve had to clean up blood and vomit without proper training or protection like gloves. Others say they have to work with inadequate equipment, like nozzles that leak jet fuel and trucks with faulty brakes.</p><p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 00:56:44 +0000 Ashley Gross 7358 at http://kplu.org