Workers’ Memorial Day 2021
Online
Wednesday, April 28
9:30 – 10:30 am

 
REGISTER HERE
https://upstate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwof-Cupz8oHNWrukVV1K2nxIneuzOcvUvM

Workers’ Memorial Day is the annual commemoration of people who have been killed on the job. 5,333 workers died on the job in 2019 [https://www.bls.gov/news.release/cfoi.nr0.htm] (3.5 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers) — on average, more than 100 a week or about 15 deaths every day. About 20% (1,061) of worker fatalities in private industry in calendar year 2019 were in construction – accounting for one in five worker deaths for the year.