ST JOHN'S, Feb. 10 /CNW/ - The Communications, Energy and Paperworkers
Union of Canada welcomes the recommendations from the Transportation
Safety Board on the crash of Cougar Helicopters Flight 491, released
"We expect Transport Canada to implement these recommendations as soon
as possible, in addition to those from Commissioner Robert Wells'
report, released last November and commissioned by the Offshore
Petroleum Board," said CEP Atlantic Regional Vice-President Chuck
CEP represents oil workers on the Hibernia and Terra Nova offshore oil
"Our union is committed to working with the regulators, the operators
and the government to ensure that there are no more safety tragedies in
the offshore," said Shewfelt.
SOURCE COMMUNICATIONS, ENERGY AND PAPERWORKERS UNION OF CANADA
For further information:
Brian Murphy, Vice-President, CEP Local 2121, (709) 631-1904