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INTERNATIONAL WORKERS MEMORIAL DAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1376: tabled on 22 April 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 121 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House notes that 28th April is International Workers Memorial Day; commemorates those who have died as a result of work; and calls on the Government to do what it can to officially mark the day whilst at the same time reducing the death toll caused by work by increasing resources for prevention of ill-health and injury in the workplace as recommended by the recent Work and Pensions Select Committee, Third Report of Session 2007-08, on The role of the Health and Safety Commission and the Health and Safety Executive in regulating workplace health and safety, HC 246-I.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2008
Blaydon
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2008
Erith and Thamesmead
Barron, Kevin
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Rother Valley
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
City of York
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Aberdeen South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Kingswood
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 13 May 2008
South Ribble
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 April 2008
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Brown, Lyn
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
West Ham
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Elmet
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 April 2008
Twickenham
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 April 2008
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Bury North
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Leyton and Wanstead
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Islington North
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 9 May 2008
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Easington
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 May 2008
Coventry South
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Crosby
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 1 May 2008
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2008
Livingston
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 30 April 2008
Belfast North
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Aberdeen North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 22 April 2008
Foyle
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2008
Eltham
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Liverpool, Riverside
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Sunderland North
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2008
Birkenhead
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Newport West
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Hastings and Rye
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 April 2008
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 19 May 2008
Walthamstow
Grogan, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 1 May 2008
Selby
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 April 2008
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 April 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 4 June 2008
Vauxhall
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 June 2008
Cambridge
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Chorley
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 14 May 2008
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2008
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Barnsley Central
James, Mrs Siân C.
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Swansea East
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2008
Clwyd South
Keeble, Ms Sally
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Northampton North
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 May 2008
Hereford
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 April 2008
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Kilfoyle, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Liverpool, Walton
Laws, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 April 2008
Yeovil
Laxton, Mr Bob
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Derby North
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 April 2008
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Brighton, Pavilion
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Manchester Central
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Edmonton
MacShane, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Rotherham
Mallaber, Judy
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Amber Valley
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Blackpool South
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Calder Valley
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Makerfield
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 28 April 2008
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Hayes and Harlington
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 1 May 2008
West Dunbartonshire
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2008
Great Grimsby
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Crawley
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2008
Cardiff North
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2008
Wansbeck
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 1 May 2008
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 1 May 2008
Knowsley South
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2008
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Hyndburn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 12 May 2008
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 May 2008
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Purchase, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2008
Wolverhampton North East
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Halifax
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 April 2008
Strangford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 April 2008
Colchester
Sharma, Virendra
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2008
Ealing, Southall
Short, Clare
Independent Labour
Signed on 30 April 2008
Birmingham, Ladywood
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2008
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Bolsover
Soulsby, Sir Peter
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Leicester South
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2008
Eccles
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2008
Manchester, Blackley
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
North West Leicestershire
Thornberry, Ms Emily
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Islington South and Finsbury
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2008
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 23 April 2008
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2008
Conwy
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 May 2008
Brecon and Radnorshire
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 May 2008
Cardiff Central
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2008
Batley and Spen
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2008
Great Yarmouth

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.