So many of our SEIU Healthcare family are daily commuters. When I saw the news today regarding this terrible crash in Ottawa I reflected on just how fragile life is. We’re the heart of healthcare. It’s our job to preserve life sustain life and do our utmost to better the working lives of our members. A tragedy like this is a terrible reminder to take the time to hug your loved ones every chance you get. On behalf of the 55,000 plus members of the SEIU Healthcare family here in Canada, I would like to extend my condolences to the families of those who had loved ones killed today in Ottawa’s tragic bus/train crash, and to extend best wishes for a speedy recovery to those who have been injured. Our hearts go out to you. Sincerely, Sharleen Stewart, President, SEIU Healthcare.