|Whistleblowers Gain Landmark Protections in Food Safety Act|
strong whistleblower protections for food safety employees. This landmark legislation has now cleared Congress and will soon be signed into law by President Obama.
Highlights of the Food Safety Whistleblower Provision:
Mr. Kohn stated, "Today Congress closed a terrible loophole in whistleblower protection laws. This should serve as an example for legislative action needed to protect other workers who still fall outside the safety net, including those who work in the offshore oil drilling industry. We urge all Americans to sign the petition asking Congress to pass a national whistleblower protection law."
Whistleblower Provision of the Food Safety Act
Petition for National Whistleblower Protection Law