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2020 Workers' Memorial Week Events

Events listed alphabetically by state

Massachusetts | Maine | New Jersey | New York

Due to mandatory closures,
many scheduled events are being moved online
We are updating these listings as we learn of changes.

United Support and Memorial for Worker Fatalities, April 28th, 7:00pm (Central Time), Facebook

USMWF is hosting an online memorial ceremony on FaceBook live. For more info


Augusta, ME, April 28th, 12:30 - 1:30pm(ET), Maine State House Hall of Flags
The Maine Labor Group on Health is hosting a Workers' Memorial Day Rememberance Service at the State House in the Hall of Flags. For more info


Boston, MA, April 28th, 12:00pm (ET), Online Event on Facebook
MassCOSH and the MA AFL-CIO and Greater Boston Labor Council invite you to their Workers' Memorial Day Commemoration honoring workers who were killed, injured, or suffered from illness on the job and calling for strong workplace health and safety protections for all workers.  For more info

MassCOSH y el MA AFL-CIO y el Consejo Laboral del Gran Boston lo invitan a su conmemoración del Día de los Trabajadores en honor a los trabajadores que fueron asesinados, heridos o sufrieron enfermedades en el trabajo y pidieron fuertes protecciones de salud y seguridad en el lugar de trabajo para todos los trabajadores. For more info

New Jersey

New Brunswick, NJ, April 26th, 1 - 3:13pm (ET), 222 Livingston Avenue
New Labor and NJWEC are sponsoring a March and Rally to remember the dead and fight like hell for the living!  Not one more death!  CLIMATE JUSTICE IS WORKER JUSTICE! For more info

New York

Binghamton, NY, April 25th 4-7:00pm (ET), 39 Louisa St.
MidState COSH, Broome-Tioga Labor Council, and Workers Center of the Southern Tier are hosting a Concert and Speakout to commemorate Workers Memorial Day. For more information email midstatecosh@gmail.com