OTTAWA, March 13, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Canada's
Labour Minister, today announced the reappointment of Daniel
Charbonneau to the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) for a
three-year term, effective March 29, 2013.
"I am pleased that Mr. Charbonneau has agreed to remain on the Canada
Industrial Relations Board," said Minister Raitt. "His knowledge and
personal labour relations experience will continue to benefit the
Mr. Charbonneau has been a full-time member of the Canada Industrial
Relations Board, serving as an employee representative, since 1999.
Before joining the Board, he served as a union advisor and union
The Canada Industrial Relations Board is an independent,
representational, quasi-judicial tribunal responsible for the
interpretation and administration of Part I (Industrial Relations) and
certain provisions of Part II (Occupational Health and Safety) of the Canada Labour Code. The Board's expertise and composition allow it to deal effectively
with the complexities of labour relations issues, to determine the
underlying causes of disputes, and to facilitate agreement among the
For more information on the CIRB, visit www.cirb-ccri.gc.ca.
SOURCE: Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
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