Issues / Legislation » Health & Safety

2012 Workers Memorial Day Events

Report Workers Memorial Day events using our online form.

Oregon AFL-CIO Memorial Service

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 12:00 PM
Location: Fallen Workers Memorial
350 Winter St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
Description: Activities will feature remarks from elected officials, union leaders and safety and health advocates. The service will include a reading of the names of Oregon workers that suffered fatalities on the job and Oregonians killed in military service in 2011. More »

Philaposh Worker’s Memorial Day

Date: Friday, April 27, 2012 at 08:30 AM
Location: Sheet Metal Workers Hall
1301 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Description: Reading of the names of those who died from work-related injuries and illnesses in 2011. Casting of flowers into the Delaware River, symbolizing continuing life flow and reaffirming the struggle to prevent injury, illness and death on the job. More »

Southeastern Connecticut Labor Council Workers Memorial Day

Date: Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 08:00 AM
Location: Workers Memorial
Washington Park
Groton, CT
Description: Please join the Southeastern Central Labor Council and the AFL-CIO Community Services for the annual Workers' Memorial Day Ceremony in honor of those workers who were killed, injured or diseased on the job. More »

Connecticut AFL-CIO Workers Memorial Day

Date: Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 11:00 AM
Location: Bushnell Park Memorial
Near Soldiers and Sailors Memorial
Hartford, CT
Description: In case of inclement weather, the event will be held in the State Capitol, Room 310. More »

Get news & updates from AFSCME