Changement de vie

Title translated into English

Life change

Film: Duration in minutes

2 minutes

Content

The video starts with a saw cutting a plaster cast, the same sawing nose that Jonathan heard when his leg was lacerated by a brush cutter. We see what happened in the minutes following the accident - the blood, touniquets, ambulance... Jonathan then reminds us that a work-related accident can happen to anyone at any time. He talks about the impact this accident had on his life, and finishes by stressing the importance of receiving health and safety training, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDz0CD9yNTc&list=PLG2pU6GgEAKmq7zauamhBmNShTcbbTJy1&feature=share&index=3

Message

The aim is to make young people aware of the impacts of work-related accidents andthe importance of receiving occupatonal health and safety training. The victim of a serious workplace injury, Jonathan Phoenix Boulard talks about his accident and the impact it has had on his life.

Background

The video was produced as part of Canada's It's Your Job videon contest which was an excellent venue to tell Jonathan's story and deliver his message.

Target Group

The video increases pubic awareness but is especially aimed to young workers 18 to 24 years old.

Awards

First Place: Canada's Its Your Job Video contest 2012/13 18 to 24 year old category; Fan Favourite - Quebec

Contact details Editor

Canada's It's Your Job national video contest c/o Ontario Ministry of Labour
, Canada-M7A 0B2 Toronto
+1416212-3206

Contact details Production company

amateur youth-produced video
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