Worker Memorial Day at the UW


Annual University of Washington Ceremony 

April 24, 2019, 11:30am

University of Washington, Seattle Campus, HUB North Ballroom (second floor of Husky Union Building)

This special ceremony will raise awareness about how we can strengthen our commitment to make jobs safer and save lives in Washington state. This ceremony will honor Washington state workers who lost their lives in 2018.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Gary Franklin Medical Director, Washington State Department of Labor and Industries Research Professor, DEOHS and Department of Medicine, and Adjunct Research Professor, Department of Health Services, University of Washington

Dr. Franklin will share his expertise on the challenges and workplace implications surrounding the current opioid crisis.

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Supported by: 
University of Washington (UW) Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (DEOHS) Northwest Center for Occupational
Health & Safety, Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 925, University of Washington
United Students Against Sweatshops (USAS), Washington Federation of State Employees (WFSE) Local 1488 /American Federation of State,
County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) Local 4121,
Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS), and UW DEOHS Continuing Education Programs

For more information, contact Nancy Simcox, 206-221-7107, UW DEOHS Continuing Education Programs.

Worker Memorial Day flyer