Relationship between Continuum Health Partners and Banned Contractor to Be Highlighted
NEW YORK, June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being release by Asbestos, Lead & Hazardous Waste Laborers Local 78:
WHO: Members of Asbestos, Lead & Hazardous Waste Laborers Local 78
WHY: Members of Local 78 will be participating in a series of mock weddings between key officials and trustees of Continuum Health Partners and banned contractor New York Insulation. New York Insulation recently completed a project for Continuum at St Luke's Hospital, while under investigation by the Nassau District Attorney. While work was processing at St Luke's, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice, found New York Insulation guilty of violating New York State prevailing wage laws, and overtime laws, and banned New York Insulation from all future work on publicly funded projects. Continuum Health Partners ignored all the warning signs that New York Insulation was a bad contractor and jeopardized the health and safety of workers, the public and the patients at St Luke's.
WHEN: Thursday, June 14, 2012
Starting at 12 noon
WHERE: Office of Stanley Breznoff, CEO, Continuum, 555 West 57th Street (12 noon)
Office of Steve Hochberg, President Continuum Board of Trustees, 142 West 57th Street (12:30pm)
Office of Fred Farkouh, Trustees, 460 Park Avenue (12:55pm)
Office of Shelley Harrison, Trustee, 410 Park Avenue (1:15pm)
Office of Alan Batkin, Trustee, 399 Park Avenue, (1:30pm)
WHAT: The "marriage" of Continuum with this outlawed company will be highlighted by a ceremony including two large puppets, representing the officials from Continuum and New York Insulation, as well as a former employee of New York Insulation.
NOTE: THIS EVENT WILL PROVIDE AN EXCELLENT PHOTO OPPORTUNITY.
SOURCE Asbestos, Lead & Hazardous Waste Laborers Local 78