1. Blacklisting safety reps costs lives
YET ANOTHER DEATH ON ANOTHER LONDON BUILDING SITE
Yesterday 14th April 2014, Dainius Rupsys from Lithuania aged 33 died after a floor collapse at the former US naval building in Grosvenor Square, At least one other person has been treated for minor injuries. A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police confirmed that the man fell after a floor in the six-storey building gave way. A spokesman from the London Fire Brigade said a mini-digger on the second floor fell to the floor below, as did the two workmen. This is an appalling situation when this is the forth death in London in just a few weeks.
Silent Vigil (flyer attached)
Thursday 17th April 2014
Don't forget International Workers Memorial Day 28th April
There will be events across the country.
Construction Safety Campaign will hand in a letter to the Qatar Embassy protesting the deaths and injuries on Qatar building sites, as it prepares for World Cup, and demanding workers' rights.
Assemble 8.30 am -9am, 1 Audley Street, W1K 1NB