Upcoming Events

April 25

Syracuse, NY

Speakers will include David Van Arsdale and Mark Spadafore, a dairy farm worker. Hosted by the Central New York Area Labor Federation.
April 25

Lewiston, ME

Event will include a remembrance of workers killed on the job and dinner. Hosted by the Western Maine Central Labor Council.
April 25

Joliet, IL

Worker Memoial Day dinner at the IBEW 176 Banquet Hall. Join us as we honor those who have lost their lives on the job.
April 26

La Salle, IL

Workers from La Salle, Bureau, & Putnam Counties are joining together to promote unity and discuss the challenges we face.
April 26

Bettendorf, IA

Join us as we honor those who have lost their lives on the job. Refreshments will be served following the ceremony.
April 26

Haledon, NJ

In addition to the traditional candle-light vigil, Prof. William Nack, William Paterson University (retired) and past president of AFT Local 1796 will offer a presentation and lead a discussion on "The Labor Policies of the Obama Administration & the Roosevelt New Deal." Playwright and actor, Karen Carson follows with a presentation of "Eating the Bear: Snapshots ...
April 26

West Palm Beach, FL

Please join the Palm Beach-Treasure Coast AFL-CIO at our 2014 Workers' Memorial Day Ceremony. Come honor those who have lost their lives due to workplace injury or illness. Your attendance will help us bring added awareness to the fact that over 200 Floridians die each year due to unsafe work conditions. The fight for safer workplaces will never end until every worker...
April 26

Saratoga Springs, NY

The CDALF, NENYCOSH, affliated unions & community partners will join at our annual program to observe Workers Memorial Day, where we will come together and honor our injured and fallen workers from around the region. Our ceremony will include a message from local labor and Faith Leaders, a reading of the names of the families who have lost loved ones on the job, an...
April 28

Bloomington, IL

The event will include a reading of names of Bloomington workers who lost their lives at work. Hosted by the Bloomington & Normal Trades & Labor Assembly.
April 28

Cheyenne, WY

The Wyoming State AFL-CIO, Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, Wyoming Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health, the Spence Association for Employee Rights and other worker advocates will remember fellow Wyoming residents killed on the job at the third annual commemoration of Workers Memorial Day on April 28. The event will feature speakers and will coincide with a ...
April 28

Indianapolis, IN

Working Hoosiers along with victims’ families will come together to honor the memories of workers who were killed on the job in Indiana in 2013. The annual Workers’ Memorial Day ceremony will be held Monday, April 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. on the grounds of the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis. Governor Mike Pence, Indiana AFL-CIO President Brett Voorhies and other st...
April 28

San Jose, CA

On Monday, April 28th at 11:30 am, working families and faith leaders will gather at Cesar Chavez Plaza for a mock funeral to commemorate those who have perished or suffered illnesses on the job, and call on local policymakers to create safe jobs for all working people. From the Plaza, working families and faith leaders will proceed to City Hall where they will host a ...
April 28

Boston, MA

Honor workers who were killed, injured or suffered from illness on the job. Press for strong workplace health and safety protections for all workers. Families are welcome to gather at 11:30 in Room 511 for refreshments, before proceeding to the ceremony. We also encourage families to bring enlarged photos of your loved one or send a photo to us and we will enlarg...
April 28

Cumberland, MD

Community, labor and Federal, State, County and city elected officials attend to share prayers and proclamations in our celebration of injured/deceased workers who have suffered. Hosted by the Western Maryland Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO.
April 28

Salem, OR

Monday, April 28, the Oregon AFL-CIO will hold the annual memorial service in observance of Workers Memorial Day at the Fallen Worker Memorial at the state Capitol Mall in Salem. Activities starting at noon will feature remarks from elected officials, union leaders and safety and health advocates. The memorial service will include a reading of the names of Oregon wo...
April 28

Pittsburgh, PA

Workers Memorial Day Service
April 28

South Bend, IN

At the Workers' Memorial in South Bend's Howard Park on the St. Joe River we will memorialize those who went to work and didn't come home--and commit ourselves to make all jobs Safe Jobs because Safe Jobs Save Lives
April 28

South Bend, IN

WORKERS' MEMORIAL CELEBRATION HOWARD PARK SOUTH BEND APRIL 28, 2014 4:00PM The unions of the AFL-CIO observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew the fight for safe workplaces. This year we will come together to call for good jobs in this country for all workers. We will seek stronger safeguards to prevent...
April 28

Concord, CA

Every year on April 28 we stop to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew our efforts for a safe workplace. This year the struggle continues as we honor workers killed ino ur region and fight for legislation that protects all workers. It's time for our country to fulfill the promise of safe jobs for all. Join the Contra Costa and Napa-Solano...
April 28

Rockford, IL

Join us for Worker Memorial ceremony at the Workers' Memorial Tablets. Light dinner served after service.
April 28

Decatur, IL

Special guest speaker is Bill Houlihan with US Senator Richard Durbin's office.
April 28

Springfield, IL

Join us as we recognize fallen workers by laying flowers at the monument. Reception will follow.
April 28

Peoria, IL

This event will have a Workers Memorial Day ceremony followed by a march at 5:30 to a Workers Memorial monument at City Hall. The event will remember all workers that were killed or seriously injured on the job due to their workplace environment, including recognizing members of the military. Hosted by the West Central Illinois Labor Council.
April 28

Springfiled, IL

The event will commemorate the workers who were killed on the job this past year and will include a special presentation on the 90th anniversary of the Benwood mine disaster.
April 28

Chattanooga, TN

Workers Memorial Day provides an opportunity to remember workers who lost their lives in the workplace.
April 28

La Crosse, WI

Speakers will include Sen. Tammy Baldwin, State Sen. Jennifer Shilling, La Crosse Mayor Tim Kabat and La Crosse Councilperson Francis Fromanek. An award will be presented to Sen. Shilling for her service to the labor movement and to Workers Memorial Day.
April 28

Bismarck, ND

Program will include a remembrance for each worker killed on the job. A light lunch will be served after memorial service.
April 28

Wheeling , WV

Program will include speakers and bell ringing to commemorate the workers who died on the job this year. Event is sponsored by the West Virginia AFL-CIO.
April 28

Alton, IL

Service at the Workers Memorial statue in Gordon F. Moore Community Park
April 28

Portland, OR

Speakers will include Brett Roesch, Oregon Military Funeral Honors and Michael Wood, Administrator, Oregon OSHA. Hosted by the Northwest Oregon Labor Council AFL-CIO.