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Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 24, 2019
MSD Prevention Guideline for Ontario

https://www.msdprevention.com/

Welcome to the BETA site for the new MSD Prevention Guideline, including tips, fact sheets, assessments and more, all developed by Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders in Ontario.

Source: Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders

Jan 26, 2018
Bridging the MSI (Musculoskeletal Injury) generation gap

https://www.worksafebc.com/-/media/1C56A11DB2E7441791A0AE0E0B716BA7.ashx

When it comes to protecting people from the most common work-related injury in B.C., today’s multi-generational workplaces demand more than a “one-size-fits-all” approach.

Source: WorkSafe BC

Dec 01, 2017
CCOHS Infographics: Musculoskeletal Disorders

http://images.ccohs.ca/products/infographics/download/msds.jpgCCOHS

This infographic, provided by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, illustrates causes and solutions of musculoskeletal disorders.

Source: CCOHS

Jan 27, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Ergonomics

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/ergonomics/

OSHA has a four-pronged comprehensive approach to ergonomics designed to quickly and effectively address musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in the workplace.

Source: OSHA

Jan 27, 2017
Oregon OSHA's Ergonomics Topic Page

http://osha.oregon.gov/Pages/topics/ergonomics.aspx

Visit this Oregon OSHA topic page for basic information on ergonomics in addition to links to tools, apps, and publications.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Jan 27, 2017
Ergonomics Links from MEDLINEplus

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ergonomics.html

Ergonomics links from the Naitonal Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health on topics relating to latest news, prevention/screening; specific conditions and more.

Source: MEDLINE

Jan 27, 2017
OSH Answers - Ergonomics

http://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/ergonomics/

Answers to questions on ergonomic hazards related to injury prevention, tool ergonomics, lighting ergonomics, office ergonomics, pushing and pulling, risk factors and more as provided by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS

Source: CCOHS

Jan 27, 2017
WorkSafe BC Ergonomic Resources – General Resources

http://www2.worksafebc.com/Topics/Ergonomics/Home.asp

The following links list tools, publications, and other resources to help prevent the musculoskeletal injuries

Source: WorkSafe BC

Jan 27, 2017
WISHA Ergonomic Publications

http://www.lni.wa.gov/safety/SprainsStrains/

Publications provided by Washington State Department of Labor and Industries related to ergonomics, including booklets and factsheets.

Source: WA Department L&I

Jan 27, 2017
Workplace Ergonomics Tutorial

http://ergo-plus.com/workplace-ergonomics/#.UVNFFhmG4hR

We’ve put together this tutorial to help you answer these questions (and more) and to help you get your ergonomics process off the ground.

Source: Ergo-Plus