Jun 29, 2012
On June 5, Tony Mazzocchi, formerly with the OCAW and a genuine safety and health hero, was inducted into the U.S. Department of Labor's Hall of Honor. The induction took place in New York City at the NYCOSH Annual Fundraiser and was attended by over 300 people included three of Tony's children and one of his grandchildren.
Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis gave this nice recorded tribute:
In addition, Mark Caitlin with SEIU has produced an excellent video which touches upon the full range and scope of Tony's vision of working class empowerment:
It is heartening to know that Tony, a friend and colleague, will be remembered for generations to come.