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Hazard Pay Resources

The COVID-19 pandemic showed us that a lot of jobs are more dangerous than many of us had recognized and are not being compensated fairly. Everyone from food service workers to home care workers to grocery store workers was doing “essential” work but barely getting by. We need year-round hazard pay to compensate for the additional risks people are taking on every day.


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“Local COVID-19 hazard pay mandates are doing what Congress and most corporations aren’t for essential workers”

“Grocery stores and coffee chains gave workers hazard pay. Now they’re ending it.”


What was working through the pandemic like for you? What would extended hazard pay mean for you? Share your story here.


Report hazardous work conditions to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration here: osha.gov/workers/file-complaint