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The monument commemorates workers who have died, been injured or become ill because of their work.

International Workers Memorial Day, 28 April, is a day to remember those who are killed or die as a result of their work. The day also commemorates those injured or made ill because of their work. On Workers' Memorial Day we not only honour our colleagues but we recommit to preventing this pain and suffering.


Address:Roma & Albert Streets, Emma Miller Place, Brisbane, 4000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.467171
Long: 153.022507
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Disaster


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 28th April, 2010
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Workers Memorial

An International Day of Remembrance for workers who have died, been injured or become ill because of their work

Remember the dead - Fight for the living

Trade Unionists campaigning for safe and healthy workplaces officially recognised on April 28 each year

Memorial officially unveiled by the Honourable Cameron Dick Attorney-General and Minister for Industrial Relations on 28 April 2010

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Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au