Feb. 24: Workplace Incident Survivor to Speak


Cliff Meidl, a two-time US Olympic kayaking champion, will speak to approximately 550 students about his unique experiences as a survivor of a workplace safety incident. While working as a plumber’s apprentice, his jackhammer made contact with three electrical cables, seriously damaging both his knees. The event will take place on Feb. 24, 2015, from 10:30 to 11:30 am at the Sheraton Hotel in St. John’s.