At Work archive

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'Too much standing hurts, too' No. 85, Summer
New cases of mesothelioma and asbestos-related lung cancer in one year cost $1.9B No. 85, Summer
Forceful repetition a carpal tunnel risk factor No. 85, Summer
Understanding MSDs with sex/gender lens No. 85, Summer
DASH developers credit groundwork and ongoing support for measure’s 20-year success No. 84, Spring
Peer coaching on patient lifts lowers injury, but at a small cost No. 84, Spring
Monitoring progress key in implementing return-to-work program: IWH study No. 84, Spring
Study finds COR employers have lower rates of serious injuries than those not in program No. 84, Spring
OPM follow-up questions now available to help firms act on leading indicator scores No. 84, Spring
Depressive symptoms common in first 12 months after work injury No. 83, Winter
Employers and doctors often have uneasy relationship in return to work, study finds No. 83, Winter
Tapping into personal networks to share research and improve evidence uptake No. 83, Winter
PREMUS 2016 keynote speakers tackle leading-edge issues in MSD prevention No. 83, Winter
New review finds motor control exercise reduces low-back pain, disability among sufferers No. 83, Winter
Users of IWH’s participatory ergonomics guide report better awareness of key steps No. 82, Fall
IWH study in construction sector suggests unionized firms are safer No. 82, Fall
Injured shift workers report poorer health outcomes than injured day workers: study No. 82, Fall
Distinct types of OHS vulnerability seen in young, temporary, small business employees No. 82, Fall
Qualitative systematic review highlights new regulatory, implementation issues in OHS No. 82, Fall
Research key to finding way forward during WSIB reform: Nachemson speaker No. 82, Fall
Workers’ comp benefits keep poverty low among permanently impaired workers and their families, study by IWH finds No. 81, Summer
Inspections with penalties linked to lower injuries: IWH review No. 81, Summer
Evidence-based questionnaire helps JHSCs pinpoint strengths, weaknesses No. 81, Summer
IWH leading indicator tool wins over advocates across Canada No. 81, Summer
Grant round-up: Measuring OHS investment, impact of mandatory training and more No. 81, Summer