Sunday, April 30, 2006

Workers Memorial Day In The News

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Governor Schwarzenegger Proclaims April 28, 2006 Workers' Memorial ...
Resolution To Support April 28. 2006 Workers Memorial Day Sacramento Rally

Vigil honors workers who died

Labor group dedicates memorial to workers killed on the job

Union leaders and lawmakers honor those who died on the job

Advocates urge worker protection, Boston
Study: Many job deaths are immigrants, Boston

Minnesota Marks “Workers Memorial Day"


New York
DOT Workers Memorial, Binghamton
Workers Memorial Day events planned, Elmira
Workers Memorial Day marked, Newburgh
Workers who died on jobs honored, Rochester

North Dakota
Workers Memorial Day

Workers' memorial, Harrisburg
Ceremony honors fallen workers, Easton
Ceremony honors those killed on the job in nation's workplaces, Pittsburgh
Remembering those who died in the workplace, York

Memorial Services Honor Fallen Workers, Steubenville

Vermonters Observe Workers Memorial Day

Worker memorial ceremony at noon today
Labor and Industries pauses to honor fallen workers

Worker Memorial Day, LaCrosse

Hispanos, al frente de muertes laborales, Univision
Lack of Oxygen and Communication Killed Sago Miners—Families ‘Deserved Better’

(For more international news, check out the Hazards website here. Hazards made it possible this year to have an easier time identifying Workers Memorial Day events in Bangladesh or Tanzania, then it was to figure out what was going on in Peoria or Las Vegas.)

UN labour agency marks World Safety and Health Day with focus on ...

Moment's silence for trapped miners

Workers who died on job mourned
Widow receives medalto honour late husband
Memorial honours those killed, hurt on job
National Day of Mourning
No progress in worker safety in 20 years, ceremony told
Alberta Labour Groups Speak-Out on International Day of Mourning
Day of Mourning an international day of reflection say ...
Ottawa to lower Maple Leaf for those killed on job
CLC prez in Kamloops today
Remembering the sacrifice
Flag lowered to mark workplace deaths, injuries
Black Coffins, Fiery Words

TUC Commemorates International Workers Memorial Day

Family to mark workers memorial day
Builders' union calls for higher safety standards

United Kingdom
Festival goers get an earful of chav rap and The Fall in August
Remembering those who died at work
International Workers Memorial Day
T&G: Blair must get tough on workplace killing
Remembrance day for workers