Those Who Lost Their Lives - Fernie, British Columbia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA
N 49° 30.251 W 115° 03.750
11U E 640273 N 5485309
Quick Description: This Workmen Memorial is in front of the Fernie City Hall. Occupying an entire city block between 3rd and 4th Avenues and 5th and 6th Streets, the memorial is centered in a park-like setting.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 8/19/2017 6:46:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMWDJ3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:

In 2015, there were 232,629 reported injuries that occurred in Canada of which 49,956 where in British Columbia. Of that total there were 852 deaths of which 123 where in British Columbia.

It is difficult to estimate the occurrences of occupational related diseases that resulted in loss of time or death in Canada. These numbers could exceed 850,000.
Source: Association of Workers' Compensation Boards of Canada

Location: Front of Fernie City Hall

Website with more information on either the memorial or the person(s) it is dedicated to: Not listed

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