Worker's Memorial Day celebrated in Massena
Friday, May 2, 2014 - 5:40 pm

The Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Central Trades and Labor Council recently held a Worker's Memorial Celebration in Massena in recognition of those who have died or been injured on the job.

The group says 4,693 workers died on the job in 2011, an average of 13 workers per day. They say in the same year, New York ranked eighth in the United States for workplace fatalities with 206.