PEF to honor fallen members on Workers Memorial Day
ALBANY, NY (04/26/2022) (readMedia)-- PEF will commemorate Workers Memorial Day on Thursday, April 28, by honoring the union's members who have passed away from COVID-19 and other causes. The AFL-CIO established Workers Memorial Day in 1970 to recognize workers who died or suffered from exposures to hazards in the workplace.
PEF President Wayne Spence and the union's statewide officers will speak and a list of names will be read.
PEF will commemorate Workers Memorial Day by honoring members who passed away from COVID-19 and other causes. The ceremony will take place at the memorial outside the building, to the right when you enter the parking lot.
|WHEN:||Thursday April 28, 2022 at 09:30AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)|
|WHERE:||New York State Public Employees Federation
1168-70 Troy-Schenectady Road
Albany, New York
President Wayne Spence will be available for media interviews following the ceremony. TV crews: Please bring a mic stand or clamp. We will have a podium, but no mult.