Moving at Work: Solutions

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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Apr 18, 2017
Workplace Solutions: Using Total Worker Health® Concepts to Reduce the Health Risks from Sedentary Work

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/wp-solutions/2017-131/pdfs/2017-131.pdf

This document describes organizational practices that can reduce the risks associated with sedentary work.

Source: NIOSH

Jul 01, 2015
NIOSH Total Worker Health Webinar Series: Sedentary Work: Implications and Interventions for Worker Safety and Health

https://niosh-connect.adobeconnect.com/p1uc21wtvqr/?launcher=false&fcsContent=true&pbMode=normal

This archived webinar was recorded on Monday, July 13, 2015.

Source: NIOSH

Feb 01, 2015
CCOHS Working in a Sitting Position

http://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/ergonomics/sitting/sitting_overview.html

The topic page provided by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, addresses the consequences and solutions of jobs involving sitting.

Source: CCOHS

Jun 01, 2014
Guide to Walking Meetings

http://www.feetfirst.org/walk-and-maps/walking-meetings

Guide to walking meetings created by Feet First, promoting Walkable Communities.

Source: Feet First

Jun 01, 2014
Worksite Walkability

http://www.cdc.gov/physicalactivity/worksite-pa/toolkits/walkability/index.htm

Using CDC's Walkability Audit from this site can help you assess the safety or attractiveness of the walking routes at your worksite. T

Source: CDC

Jun 01, 2014
Workplace Solutions to Get People Moving

http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/research/centers-institutes/oregon-institute-occupational-health-sciences/outreach/upload/Solutions-to-get-people-moving.pdf

This tip sheet was created by the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences summarizing recommendations and tips shared during its June 2014 symposium.

Source: Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences

Dec 01, 2013
Worksite Walking Campaign Tools

http://www.cdc.gov/workplacehealthpromotion/tools-resources/walking-campaign-tools/index.html

The tools include flyers, e-blasts, a pocket guide, sample texts for mobile applications, and 9 E-cards for employees to share.These communication tools can be used to encourage employees to be physically active and walk more.

Source: CDC

Nov 01, 2012
StairWELL to Better Health

http://www.cdc.gov/physicalactivity/worksite-pa/toolkits/stairwell/index.htm

This section will provide the information you need to transform your stairs into StairWELLs for better health.

Source: CDC