IBAC donates 4,000 safety blankets to Canadian Ski Patrol
OTTAWA, Jan. 30 /CNW Telbec/ -
WHO: Danny Craig, President of the Insurance Brokers Association of
Canada (IBAC); John Leu, President of the Canadian Ski Patrol System
WHAT: In the wake of recent tragedies on the slopes, IBAC and CSPS want
to warn Canadians to take precautions when skiing and riding this winter.
WHEN: Thursday, January 31, 2008, 10AM
WHERE: Charles Lynch Room (130-S), Centre Block, Parliament Hill
NOTE TO MEDIA: Photo and video opportunity with ski hill backdrop
available at Camp Fortune (Chelsea, Québec). Call to arrange time.
The Insurance Brokers Association of Canada (IBAC) is the national voice
of home and auto insurance brokers and an advocate for insurance consumers.
IBAC represents their interests to the government of Canada. For more
information about IBAC, please visit www.ibac.ca
The Canadian Ski Patrol System (CSPS) is a national, not-for-profit
organization that has been providing safety programs, first aid and rescue
services to over 200 ski resorts across Canada for over 65 years. CSPS
currently have more than 5,000 highly trained volunteer members whose
responsibility is to ensure that the public skis and rides safely. For more
information about CSPS, please visit www.csps.ca
For further information:
For further information: For interviews with Danny Craig or John Leu:
Kate Van Slyck, IBAC Public Relations, (613) 233-8906, Cell: (613) 889-3846,