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MSD Prevention Guideline for Ontario
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.
Bridging the MSI (Musculoskeletal Injury) generation gap
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
CCOHS Infographics: Musculoskeletal Disorders
This infographic, provided by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, illustrates causes and solutions of musculoskeletal disorders.
NIOSH Launches Mobile Lifting Calculator App
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announces the availability of a new, free mobile application (app) for smart phones and other mobile devices that can help workers stay safe when manually lifting objects as part of their job.
OSH Answers: Vibration
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety addresses questions and answers related to occupational vibration including health effects, measurement controls and standards.