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National Day of Mourning 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00

The National Day of Mourning is on APRIL 28, 2017 at various places across Canada. AS our Local is in various communities across Ontario we have listed differnt events here.

If you wish to see your community event added please e-mail us and let us know. We will add it.

Day of Mourning] April 28 each year is a day set aside to remember those who have been killed or seriously injured in the workplace.

Read more about what Day of Mourning means to families affected by workplace fatalities, life-altering injuries and occupational disease.

On April 28, Day of Mourning, join one of the ceremonies across the country, or light your own candle. Pause a moment to honour lives forever changed, and renew your commitment to workplace health and safety.


Peel  Region - Brampton :Peel Regional Labour Council Friday, April 28, 2017, 10:00 a.m. Milestones of Labour Monument, 8870 McLaughlin Road, Brampton Guest Speaker: Patty Coates, Secretary-Treasurer, OFL

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Hamilton & District Labour Council Friday, April 28, 2017, 5:30 p.m. City Hall Chambers Guest Speaker: Erin Harrison, CLC

Fort Erie - , 11:00 a.m. Monument located at Fort Erie City Hall, 1 Municipal Centre Drive along Hwy #3

Stratford & District Labour Council Friday, April 28, 2017, 10:30 a.m. Day of Mourning Monument, Upper Queens Park, Queens Park Drive, Stratford Guest Speakers: Mayor Dan Mathieson Local Community and Labour Speakers

Ottawa & District Labour Council and Canadian Labour Congress Friday, April 28, 2017, 12:30 p.m. Vincent Massey Park, Ottawa (Entrance on Heron Road off Riverside Dr)