MEDIA RELEASE

Passing of UNW Member

YELLOWKNIFE: The UNW received the sad news that Michael Chinna of UNW Local 16 passed away over the weekend following an incident at NTPC’s Jackfish Power Plant on March 5.

We extend our deepest condolences to his family, loved ones, and fellow members as we all grieve together following this terrible tragedy.

The UNW will be participating in the workplace investigation, and would like to offer our support to the family.        

Out of respect for Michael’s family, the UNW will be providing no further comments at this time.

Todd Parsons
UNW President