Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE)

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE)

May 05, 2014 05:47 ET

Media Advisory: Car Crash and Fight Expected at Today's Launch of Safety Week for Canada

Cougar Fly Over, Sound Symposium and Republic of Doyle stunts are in background as Employees, Industry & Government join forces for workplace safety

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND--(Marketwired - May 5, 2014) -

Who & What Minister Dan Crumwell, Labour's Earle McCurdy and Richard Alexander from the Employers' Council will sign a proclamation to launch North America Occupational Safety and Health Week, better known as NAOSH Week, which is May 5-11, 2014.
Workplace tragedies from abroad have lessons for Canada. This will be explained by Vince McNeilly from the International Network of Safety & Health Practitioner Organisations (INSHPO).
The cast and crew of Republic of Doyle will conduct stunts and then provide a rare, behind the scenes look at the film industry's approach to workplace safety.
Where HMCS Cabot, St. John's, Newfoundland
When Monday, May 5, 2014
10:05 am Andrew Cooper, President, Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE)
10:45 am Vince McNeilly, President, INSHPO
11:20 am Proclamation signing
12:00 pm Flag Raising & Cougar Fly Over
12:10 pm St. John's Harbour Sound Symposium
12:20 pm The crew from the television show Republic of Doyle will perform stunts that appear dangerous. They will explain the crucial, but 'invisible' safety practices that they use.
NAOSH Week: May 5 - 11, 2014
Make Safety A Habit
NAOSH Week is led by the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering
www.csse.org

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