Although workplace injury rates have declined in recent years across Canada, workers are still hurt on the job every day. One approach that shows great promise is when organizations adopt practices to strengthen their safety climate
Several major Canadian firms have joined a collaborative to create benchmarks of their disability management approaches, with the goal of improving practices and saving money. The collaborative, which builds on the success of a similar American initiative, is based at the Institute for Work & Health
There are many programs designed to prevent MSDs in health-care workers. But are these programs all effective? And which ones are better? IWH recently completed a systematic review that aimed to answer these questions.