At Work archive

Article Issue
Progress seen in occupational disease prevention, but data still lacking: speaker No. 95, Winter
What research can do: SAFE Work Manitoba incorporates IWH tool into safety culture framework No. 95, Winter
Boomers with and without chronic conditions have similar needs for workplace supports No. 95, Winter
Supported job placements help young adults with disabilities find work: review No. 95, Winter
Supportive supervisors help reduce risks when workers face hazards, lack protection No. 95, Winter
Seeking broad input on a pan-Canadian strategy to improve work choices for people with disabilities No. 95, Winter
Developing a new screening tool of psychosocial hazards No. 94, Fall
What research can do: Drawing on IWH’s Seven ‘Principles’ in return-to-work policies, practices No. 94, Fall
Slight improvements seen in workplace psychosocial conditions over 10 years No. 94, Fall
Calculating the costs of employers’ work-related injury prevention efforts in Ontario No. 94, Fall
IWH review outlines promising strategies to prevent prescribed opioid abuse No. 94, Fall
Emerging issues and innovative prevention approaches seen in latest IWH projects No. 94, Fall
Sex/gender analysis: Men and women with arthritis have same needs at work, but not the same supports No. 93, Summer
Sex/gender analysis: Links between psychosocial work factors and stress not always as expected No. 93, Summer
Sex/gender analysis: Are risks of violence at work higher for men or women? It depends on type of violence No. 93, Summer
Supervisors who react with support can help injured workers return to the job No. 93, Summer
Sex/gender analysis: Gender study finds overwork linked to higher risks of diabetes in women, not men No. 93, Summer
What research can do: IWH estimate of societal costs helps Ottawa make case for asbestos ban No. 93, Summer
Collaborative return-to-work program helps hospital lower injury claims, duration: study No. 93, Summer
Benefits outweigh costs for workplaces that accommodate people with mental illness No. 93, Summer
Violence prevention efforts face challenges despite commitment from hospital leaders No. 92, Spring
IWH study estimates costs of non-melanoma skin cancers due to sun exposure at work No. 92, Spring
What research can do: OHS change model informs WSPS’s approach to small businesses No. 92, Spring
Workplace facilities and environments can help workers exercise during off-hours No. 92, Spring
Embedding essential skills training in OHS lessons can boost learning: study No. 92, Spring