OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 20, 2017) - The Canadian Labour Congress will host a news conference on Monday, April 24th to talk about the National Day of Mourning and this year's focus on enforcing the Westray Law.

What: News conference
When: 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 24th
Where: National Press Theatre
Who: Hassan Yussuff, President, Canadian Labour Congress
Ken Neumann, National Director for Canada, United Steelworkers
Allen Martin, brother of Glenn David Martin, one of 26 miners killed in the May 9, 1992 Westray Mine disaster
Christian Bruneau and Katia St. Jacques, father and common-law spouse of Olivier Bruneau, who was killed on the job on March 23, 2016

Contact Information:

Chantal St-Denis
CLC Communications