Rob Zver

Rob Zver

Safety stressed

NANAIMO – Day of Mourning remembers workers killed or injured on the job.

Rob Zver, Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 606 president, speaks to a crowd of about 50 observers of the Day of Mourning.

The observance held Monday at Waterfront Pioneer Plaza remembered workers killed and injured in 2013 and featured speakers who called for workers to focus on improving safety on the job for themselves and co-workers and report dangerous conditions at work.