Canadian Labour Congress

Canadian Labour Congress

September 10, 2016 09:00 ET

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Holograms Will Raise Awareness About Dangers of Asbestos with West Edmonton Mall Shoppers this Weekend

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 10, 2016) - Canada's unions will be using holograms at the West Edmonton Mall on Saturday to help draw attention to the dangers of asbestos.

The exhibit will use captivating imagery projected with holographic technology to draw in passers-by and raise awareness about asbestos - the number one cause of work-related death in Canada - and the need for a comprehensive ban.

Experts, stakeholders, family members, and labour leaders will be available to speak to media between 11:00 a.m. and noon, and the holograms will run from when the mall opens at 10:00 a.m. until it closes at 9:00 p.m.

What: Holographic exhibit about asbestos
Where: In front of Chapters, main level, West Edmonton Mall
When: Experts, stakeholders, family members and labour leaders will be available to speak to media between 11:00 a.m. and noon on Saturday, September 10, 2016. Exhibit will run from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

To learn more about the campaign, see www.fairnessworks.ca.

Contact Information

  • To arrange an interview,
    please contact Chantal St-Denis
    cstdenis@clc-ctc.ca
    mobile 613-355-1962