Remembering workers killed and injured on Workers Memorial Day 28th April

27 Apr 2021

InkedHealth and Safety 2_LI

Take a moment to remember workers killed or injured or made ill at work on Wed 28th at noon tomorrow.

Congress has announced plans for an online ceremony at the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin. Minister Damien English will deliver a message to be streamed via the Congress website ( at noon on the 28th April.

The theme for the day chosen by European Trade Union Congress and adopted by ICTU is, Workplace Health and Safety- It's Your Right'.

The online event will include a pause for reflection, with all workplaces being encouraged to hold a minute's silence. A poem about loss will be recited by frontline healthcare workers and there will be a message from Dr.Mike Ryan of the WHO.