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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

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

Department of Labor

Examine current data to determine which programs are reaching AAPIs

Examine current data from OSHA Alliance Program, Partnerships, and other cooperative programs to determine which are already reaching AAPIs.

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13 votes

Department of Labor

Partner with AANAPISIs

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

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8 votes

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

Department of Labor

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

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

Department of Labor

Develop in-language material or replicate existing access models

Develop in-language materials, or replicate existing language access models (e.g. programs within WHD) to better serve these identified communities.

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5 votes

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