Media Advisory - Employment and Social Development Canada

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, will launch the It's Your Job: Prevention Starts Here video contest, which focuses on workplace safety among young workers.

Prior to the announcement, Minister Leitch will be touring the Central Technical School classrooms and will be meeting with students of the various trades programs.

Minister Leitch will be available for photos and to answer questions from the media.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

PHOTO OPPORTUNITY AND TOUR (open to media)

DATE: Friday, February 7, 2014
   
TIME: 9:30 a.m.
   
PLACE: Central Technical School Technical Director's Office
725 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario


Media availability following tour at 10:10 a.m.


MINISTER LEITCH'S ANNOUNCEMENT (open to media)

TIME: 10:20 a.m.
   
PLACE: Central Technical School
Auditorium
725 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario


Media availability following the announcement

NOTE: Media representatives who wish to watch the live broadcast of the press conference can view our live stream here

SOURCE Employment and Social Development Canada

For further information:

(media only):

Barbara Mottram
Director of Communications
Office of Minister Leitch
819-953-5646

Media Relations Office
Employment and Social Development Canada
819-994-5559
media@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca