Hagerstown memorial day pays tribute to fallen workers
Every day in the United States, 13 people go to work but never come home because they died while doing their job.
The Central Maryland AFL-CIO Labor Council honored those fallen workers, along with the thousands of people injured on the job each year, as part of a Workers Memorial Day service Friday morning at its headquarters on East Franklin Street in Hagerstown.
“Today is one of the most solemn days on the calendar for American workers,” council Vice President Jeff Hughes said. “It’s Workers Memorial Day, a day to remember those who lost their lives or have gotten hurt while …