Workers who have died or been injured on the job honored Friday

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Workers who have died or been injured on the job were honored Friday at a local ceremony in Highland Park. 

Members of the state legislature and other local leaders were in attendance, commemorating the passage of the Occupational Safety and Health Act.

It was a sign of solidarity with victims and their families, in continuing to fight for health and safety improvements in the workplace.

Each year, more than 4,500 people die on the job.  

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