Injury Prevention Programs

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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

Nov 01, 2009
Ergonomic Guidelines for Manual Material Handling

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2007-131/

his booklet is written for managers and supervisors in industries that involve the manual handling of containers. It offers suggestions to improve the handling of rectangular, square, and cylindrical containers, sacks, and bags.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 01, 2009
MSDs - The Impact of Health, Illness, Pain and Recovery Strategy Representations on the Work Rehabilitation Process

http://www.irsst.qc.ca/files/documents/PubIRSST/R-592.pdf

This study reveals, among other things, the disastrous consequences for injured workers when they do not feel believed or supported during their absence from work.

Source: IRSST

Mar 01, 2007
Improving Manual Material Handling in Your Workplace

http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/dosh_publications/mmh.pdf

This publication offers suggestions to improve the handling of rectangular, square, and cylindrical containers, sacks, and bags.

Source: CA DOSH

Sep 01, 2006
Easy Ergonomics: A Practical Approach for Improving the Workplace

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/3347.pdf

This booklet offers a simple, hands-on approach to workplace ergonomics that can work regardless of the size of your organization. I

Source: Oregon OSHA