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Raleigh | Workers Memorial Day 2019

April 26 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us at 10 AM Friday, April 26th in Raleigh for a press conference and solemn memorial service during which participants will toll a bell 183 times – once for each person in North Carolina who died while working for a better life in 2017 – and will call for the state Department of Labor to do more to prevent workplace injuries and fatalities.

What: Solemn memorial service and press conference

When: Friday, April 26, 2019, at 10:00 AM

Where: North Carolina State Capitol (south pad/Morgan St.), 1 E. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601

Why: Safe jobs are the right of every worker, and the 183 people who died on the job in 2017 – the most recent year for which the total count of workplace fatalities is known – is evidence that the NC Dept. of Labor must do more to protect working people

Attire: Please wear black to honor the dead

Details

Date:
April 26
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/719692885095102/

Organizer

NC Justice Center
Website:
http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=workers-rights

Venue

NC State Capitol
1 E Edenton St
Raleigh , NC 27601
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