Joseph M. Gerada
Joseph M. Gerada was ex-UHM president and a former health and safety officer.
Mr Gerada would have turned 61 on the 27th of May. He served as UHM president between 1995 and 1998, vice-president between 1978 and 1980 and between 1994 and 1995, and as health and safety officer between 1998 and 2005. He had been active in the union since 1973. Joseph M. Gerada also represented the UHM on the BICC.
In a statement issued by the trade union, the UHM said: “The work carried out by Joseph M. Gerada in the trade union sector was one of exemplary commitment during which he put the interests of the workers first and foremost.”
He died on 30 January 2008 at the age of 60