A statement on behalf of Lafarge Canada Inc. on the death of a cyclist in Ottawa

A statement on behalf of Lafarge Canada Inc. on the death of a cyclist in 
OTTAWA, July 31, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - We were deeply distressed when we learned 
of this fatal incident last evening involving a third party contractor working 
for Lafarge and a cyclist in Ottawa.Our thoughts and prayers are with those 
who are affected by this tragedy, especially with the family members of the 
To know that a family has been forever changed by this tragedy is devastating. 
The loss is heart wrenching, the impact lasting. Today, and for many days to 
come, our hearts will be with the family and friends as they face the 
At Lafarge Canada, safety is our most important value. This terrible tragedy 
serves to remind us of the vital importance of safety in our community. 
Lafarge, along with our partner Prestige Haulage, are taking every necessary 
step to establish all of the facts and will cooperate fully with the 
authorities as they continue their investigation. 
Al Brown, General Manager
National Capital Region and Eastern Ontario 
Lafarge Canada Inc. is Canada's largest provider of solutions to the 
construction and development industry. With more than 6000 employees across 
Canada, our mission is to provide construction solutions that build better 
cities and communities. The cities where Canadians live, work, and raise their 
families along with the infrastructure that supports their communities such as 
roads, bridges, transportation links, water, and waste management benefit from 
the solutions provided by Lafarge. 
Through our Sustainability Ambitions for 2020, Lafarge is committed to 
providing solutions using sustainable manufacturing practices and improving 
the environment in and around its operations. At locations across Canada, we 
have worked to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, restore wetlands for native 
plants and animals, and identify waste materials that can be recycled and used 
in our operations. More information is available on Lafarge Canada's website: 

SOURCE  Lafarge Canada Inc. 
Regan Watts Director, Communications and Public Affairs 416 528 2901 
orregan.watts@lafarge.com  Anne-Julie Gratton Manager, Communications and 
Public Affairs 514 715 8698 oranne-julie.gratton@lafarge.com 
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CO: Lafarge Canada Inc.
ST: Ontario
-0- Jul/31/2013 17:54 GMT
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