Injured Workers of Wellington & Dufferin Counties April 28th - Day of Mourning
April 28th Day of Mourning
April 28th every year,is the day that has been set as the National Day of Mourning, or Workers' Mourning Day
it is observed across Canada. It commemorates workers who have been
killed, injured or suffered illness due to workplace related hazards and occupational exposures.
Past April 28th Day of Mourning Events
April 28, 2020
Across Ontario different events were held online for April 28th Day of Mourning - April 28, 2020.
Even the President and Vice-President of Ontario Network of Injured Worker Groups - ONIWG provided an online message. They are below:
If there are any videos from this event, I will post them here.
April 28, 2019
This event was hosted by the Guelph & Labour District labour Council.
The event started with a march through the downtown of Guelph
The march ended at park where several speechs were given.
At the end of the ceremony, a flower laying was done,
to remember those who have died as a reuslt of their work.