Writing and Speeches

Writing and speeches by SKAPP staff and Planning Committee members

Articles & Op-eds in Mainstream Publications

Journal Articles

Speeches & Testimony

  • Celeste Monforton: Testimony before the House Education and Labor Committee's Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, "Whistleblower and Victim’s Rights Provisions of H.R. 2067, the Protecting America’s Workers Act," April 28, 2010.
  • Celeste Monforton: Testimony before the Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety of the Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee, "Introducing Meaningful Incentives for Safe Workplaces and Meaningful Roles for Victims and Families." April 28, 2009.
  • Celeste Monforton: Testimony before the Subcommittee on Workforce Protection of the House Education and Labor Committee, "Secret Rule: Impact of the Department of Labor’s Worker Health Risk Assessment Proposal." September 17, 2008.
  • David Michaels: Speech (video here) about Doubt is Their Product to Google employees as part of the Authors@Google series. August 27, 2008.
  • David Michaels: Testimony before the Subcommittee on Public Sector Solutions to Global Warming, Oversight, and Children’s Health Protection of the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee, “Oversight Hearing on Science and Environmental Regulatory Decisions.” May 7, 2008.
  • David Michaels: Testimony before the the Subcommittee on Employment & Workplace Safety of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions, "Is OSHA Working for Working People?" April 26, 2007.
  • David Michaels: Speech for “Government Science Panels: Fair and Balanced?” hosted by the Center for Science in the Public Interest, July 24, 2006. (Read Michaels’s remarks or an event transcript)
  • David Michaels: Testimony (and attachment) before the House Education and Workforce Committee, Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, "Addressing Concerns about the U.S. Department of Labor's Use of Non-Consensus Standards in Workplace Health and Safety," June 14, 2006.
  • Celeste Monforton: Testimony at a Public Hearing before the Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor on the Proposed Rule to Protect Miners from Exposure to Asbestos, October 20, 2005.
  • David Michaels: Testimony before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources, “The Impact of Science on Public Policy,” February 4, 2004.

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