Canadian Labour Congress

Canadian Labour Congress

April 24, 2014 10:45 ET

Media Advisory: April 28 Day of Mourning for Killed and Injured Workers

CLC Executive V-P Barbara Byers Newfoundland and Labrador

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 24, 2014) - On Monday, April 28 Canadians will observe a National Day of Mourning in memory of workers killed or injured on the job. Barbara Byers, Executive Vice-President of the Canadian Labour Congress, will participate in memorial and wreath laying events organized by local labour organizations in Newfoundland and Labrador. Byers will also be available to the media.

WHO: Barbara Byers
CLC Executive Vice-President
WHAT: National Day of Mourning for workers killed or injured on the job
DETAILS: 12:00 Noon Monday, April 28, St. John's
Confederation Building lobby
(Reception to follow)
4:00 p.m. Carbonear Town Hall
(Reception to follow)

The Canadian Labour Congress, the national voice of the labour movement, represents 3.3 million Canadian workers. The CLC brings together Canada's national and international unions along with the provincial and territorial federations of labour and 111 district labour councils. Web site: Follow us on twitter: @CanadianLabour

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