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April 2017

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International Workers’ Memorial Day

Tower Hill, London. Fri 28 Apr 2017


 

 April 28t h is the annual Workers Memorial Day, mainly remembered by construction workers - a had hat for each death in the last year

&Construction is one of the most dangerous of jobs

and almost every death is because safety rules are broen by employers

 Unite acting general secretary Gail Cartmail

 

 

 Danish building workers and EFBWW representative

 

 

 General secretary of the ATL and TUC President Mary Bousted

 

 

 

 

 General secretary of the ATL and TUC President Mary Bousted tries on a hard hat

  Unite London regional secretary Pete Kavanagh

  Peter Farrell chair of the Construction Safety Campaign and London Hazards Centre (right)

 

 Unite national construction officer Jerry Swain

 The Unite wreath

 

 

 

 Black balloons - one for each worker killed at work in the last year

 
    
 

 

 

 

 


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