A Day's Work Canadian Premiere

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On June 1, 2016 Injured Workers Day, join us for a free screening of the award-winning documentary A Day's Work which exposes the harsh conditions faced by temp agency workers. Temp agency workers are particularly vulnerable to health and safety risks because temp agencies and client companies are not jointly responsible for workplace injuries.

Toronto Premiere
7:00 pm, George Ignatieff Theatre,15 Devonshire Place

Exclusive Pre-Screening for Injured Workers Day
2:00 pm: USW Hall, 25 Cecil Street (film to follow the 11:30 am rally https://www.facebook.com/events/1755299884715373/)

Special Guests:
- Dave DeSario, A Day’s Work Executive Producer, Founding Member of the Alliance for the American Temporary Workforce
- Injured workers and temp agency workers will be speaking about their experiences and the changes we need in our labour laws which are currently under Ontario Government's review.

Film Description
Ninety minutes before he was killed on his first day of work as a temporary employee, 21-year-old Day Davis texted a picture of himself to his girlfriend, excited for their future. Now Day’s sister, 17-year-old Antonia, searches for answers.

Event Partners:
Fight for $15 & Fairness, Ontario Network of Injured Workers Groups, Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL), Workers’ Action Centre, Department of Sociology at UTSC, Department of Social Justice Education, OISE, University of Toronto, Adult Education and Community Development, OISE, UofT, Global Labour Research Centre at York University, Centre for the Study of Korea, Asian Institute at Munk School of Global Affairs and Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts
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By: Fight for $15 & Fairness

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