At Work archive

Article Issue
Studies consistent in finding a link between opioids for MSDs and longer work disability No. 91, Winter
Examining forepersons’ safety leadership and other indicators of safety climate No. 91, Winter
Family members play important but unacknowledged role in injury aftermath No. 91, Winter
Newcomers often lack OHS protection and information in their precarious first jobs No. 91, Winter
National conference on disability and work offered sweeping overview of complex issues No. 91, Winter
Standing too long at work carries twice the risk of heart disease as sitting too long No. 90, Fall
Study on prolonged standing and heart disease: Setting the record straight No. 90, Fall
Young adults with chronic conditions often struggle to access workplace supports No. 90, Fall
Study update: New cases of mesothelioma and asbestos-related lung cancer from one year cost $2.35B No. 90, Fall
Workers with disabilities report greater hazard exposure and lower protection No. 90, Fall
Many questions need examining to establish effects of legalized cannabis on work safety No. 90, Fall
IWH study examines effect of Ontario’s mandatory OHS training on awareness No. 89, Summer
Developing a contextual understanding of systematic review findings in OHS No. 89, Summer
Proving mental illness diagnosis, duration a challenge for income support programs No. 89, Summer
Therapy can help manage depression, but in Manitoba, access to therapists is a concern No. 89, Summer
Bridging program helps foreign-trained researcher tap into Canadian job market No. 89, Summer
New World Health Organization guidelines on rehabilitation tap into Institute synthesis No. 88, Spring
External grants support range of Institute projects No. 88, Spring
Long-term care home sees safety culture change after participatory ergonomics study No. 88, Spring
Researcher on health risks of sedentary life shifts focus to workplace interventions No. 88, Spring
IWH work on provincial review supports new mining safety culture and systems audit tool No. 88, Spring
Paper on aging and MSDs draws on WHO framework No. 87, Winter
OHS vulnerability as defined by IWH tool linked to self-reported injury rates No. 87, Winter
Employers wanted for study on OHS spending No. 87, Winter
Effective workplace return-to-work interventions are multi-faceted: IWH review No. 87, Winter