Today in Labor History

Labor history is OUR history

April 28, 1971

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration–the main federal agency charged with the enforcement of workplace safety and health legislation–is formed. April 28 is designated as Workers Memorial Day, an international day of remembrance for those workers killed, injured, or made sick on the job.

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