Restaurant managers, wait staff, cooks and kitchen workers are on the front lines of food safety every day.

His day had just begun but already he was headed back home. The look of defeat in his eyes, the slight grimace on his face, and the sweat on his brow gave it…

A campaign aimed largely at asking how safe restaurants or day care centers can be if the people working there are not provided with paid sick leave ended in a crushing defeat this week in Denver.

Denver’s Initiative 300, which would have mandated up to nine days of sick leave per year for any employer …

In a trend that could help reduce the threat of foodborne disease transmission by food-service workers, Seattle may join San Francisco, Washington D.C. and the state of Connecticut in requiring employers to provide paid sick leave.

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A majority of Seattle City Council members have signaled their support for an ordinance mandating at least five paid …