Department of Labor

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Campaign: Department of Labor

Increase awareness of Wage and Hour Division

Conduct outreach to AAPI community to increase awareness of Wage and Hour Division's (WHD) services and administered laws.

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5 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Add labor force estimates to annual Bureau of Labor Statistics report

Add a labor force estimates for seven Asian subgroups (Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese and Other Asian) to the BLS annual report, “Labor Force Characteristics by Race and Ethnicity.”

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10 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Translate publication that provides an overview of services and laws

Develop a translated publication providing an overview of the laws administered by the agency and the agency's services in appropriate and relevant translations in five languages.

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3 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Partner with Asian American and Pacific Islander organizations

Establish and continue to maintain relationships with various AAPI worker advocacy groups and business associations throughout the country.

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6 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Improve overall workplace health outcomes for AAPIs through outreach

Continue to organize regional and local AAPI health/safety conferences and workshops in high-AAPI worker population regions.

 

Update new web pages on nail and hair salon hazards.

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7 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Enforce civil rights statutes/laws that require equal access

Rigorously enforce civil rights statutes/laws that require equal access and non-discrimination in federal programs that involve grants, loans, contracts, financial aid, and other benefits.

 

Evaluate trends and patterns of compliance and enforcement activity for AAPI population and subpopulations.

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3 votes

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Increase awareness of the Employee Benefits Security Administration

Conduct outreach to AAPI community to increase awareness of the Employee Benefits Security Administration's (EBSA) services and administered laws.

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3 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Translate publication by Employee Benefits Security Adminstration

Develop a publication providing an overview of the laws administered by EBSA (including the Affordable Care Act) and the agency's services. Translate this publication into at least three AAPI languages.

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3 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Increase pipeline for AAPI applicants to managerial and SES positions

Assess numbers of AAPIs in managerial positions at OSHA and strengthen plan to increase pipeline to upper-level and SES positions.

 

Strengthen plan to increase number of AAPIs in SES, or through partnership with Asian American Government Executive Network's (AAGEN) SES Development program.

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9 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Create specific targets of AAPI-concentrated industries and businesses

Determine if AAPI populations are clustered in certain industries that are likely to have Federal contracts and develop an outreach and education plan to engage those workers.

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5 votes