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National Day of Mourning

Day of Mourning – Workers’ Memorial, Shipyards Park

Day of Mourning is a day dedicated to remembering Yukon workers injured or killed on the job.

You are invited to come and honour injured and deceased workers and their families.

This is a free event, open to the public.  Come and gather at the tent, near the Workers’ Memorial in Shipyards Park.

Ceremony will begin at 12:30 pm and will be a half hour in duration.  The tent will be open at noon to allow people to assemble and find seats.

Together, you and I will keep each other safe.

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YFL, YWCHSB BREAK GROUND ON PERMANENT WORKERS’ MEMORIAL

WHITEHORSE – President Vikki Quocksister of the Yukon Federation of Labour (YFL) joined Yukon Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety (YWCHSB) Chair Mike Pike to officially break ground on the new permanent memorial for workers killed on the job in Yukon.

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