Workers Memorial Week Resources

TOOLS TO CENTER WORKER VOICES AND ESCALATE YOUR CAMPAIGN

Organize a Workplace Action

File a Health and Safety Complaint

  • Model complaint form here

Propose a Health and Safety Committee for your workplace

  • Model letter establishing a committee here

WORKERS” MEMORIAL WEEK – MEDIA OUTREACH TOOLS

Whatever you choose to do to commemorate Workers Memorial Day, make sure to publicize it! Below are some templates for contacting the media.

WORKERS’ MEMORIAL WEEK- REPORTS

There is no one definitive place to find information about all the people who have been killed or injured on the job so if you want to invest the time to research the names and stories of local workers, people need and want to know! (See media outreach above) Below are some tips on writing a report as well as examples of reports from recent years.

WORKERS’ MEMORIAL WEEK TEACH-IN

Every year National COSH hosts a webinar to support those who want to take action during Workers’ Memorial Week. We share ways to engage with our events and offer opportunities for event organizers to share their expertise with each other. Below is a list of resources beginning with recordings of our recent WMW webinars as well as examples of reports and a guide for families of fallen workers.