At Work archive

Article Issue
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
IWH’s new guide on supporting workers with depression integrates research with practice No. 92, Spring
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