HVALF Worker’s Memorial Day Event (Online)

In by Karen Holloway


Event Details


https://hvalf.org/events/hvalf-workers-memorial-day-event

When:       Saturday, May 1, 2021

Time:        10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Speaker:    Paul Ellis-Graham, HVALF President Emeritus and retired NYSUT Board Member

Discussion will include:

  • A detailed analysis of the horrific Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire of March 25, 1911
  • Transformation of both NYS and Federal Labor Laws related to Worker Safety and Employer OHSA responsibilities
  • Strengthening of Worker Rights to Organize and Worker Safety Laws that are part of the pending 2021 PRO (Protecting Right to Organize) Act

 

Please join us as we learn from the past and celebrate the strength of workers struggling for enhanced worker rights and protections.