Day of Mourning

This weekend, labour groups across North America will gather to honour workers injured and killed on the job — and to renew their commitment to making work safer.

Monday’s tragic sawmill explosion in Prince George, BC has taken the life of two workers and


Are you safe on the job?

Today is the 27th annual National Day of Mourning for workers killed or injured on the job.

According to WorkSafe BC, last year 143 BC workers lost their lives. In 2009 nearly 100,000 British Columbians were injured on the job. Nearly three million work days were lost.