Report on OHC’s Cross Cultural Community Development Program now available!

Communities are Partners: Workers Occupational Health and Safety Rights with Newcomers by Dorothy Wigmore documents the history and impact of the OHC’s work with newcomer and migrant communities and makes recommendations. A background companion report features a related literature review.

Find them both on the Cross Cultural Community Development Page of OHC’s website!

You can also watch the online launch of the report here with author Dorothy Wigmore, OHC’s Cross Cultural Community Advisory Committee member Martha Chicas,  Community Trainer Arek Manyang and Karen Hamilton, Program Coordinator.

 

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Feb 26th RSI Day Free Virtual Event - Making the Link Between Psychosocial Factors & Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSI)

Date:
Feb 26, 2021 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Occupational Health Centre hosts the RSI Day Free Virtual Event on February 26th

Making the Link Between Psychosocial Factors & Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSI)

Presentation 1: 

Dwayne Van Eerd, Scientist, Institute for Work & Health

(MSI and Psychosocial Hazards in the Workplace: A Brief Timeline)

Presentation 2:

John Oudyk, Occupational Hygienist, Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers

(Measuring Psychosocial Factors in the Workplace using the StressAssess Online Survey Tool)

Presentation 3: 

Theo Heineman, President/CEO, & Gynelle Pakulak, Certified Ergonomic Specialist

1Life Workplace Safety Solutions   

 (Neuroscience of Psychosocial Risk Factors and MSI)

Presentation 4: 

Geoffrey Thompson, OHN, Occupational Health Centre

(Building a Culture of Psychological Safety)

 

The event will include presentations with Q & A sessions and breaks

* Registration Required *

Please register your participation by sending an email to:

tiffany.pau@mflohc.mb.ca

(Zoom Login information will be sent out closer to the event date)

Register for a chance to win a SAFE Work Manitoba fleece jacket

RSI DAY 2021 POSTER

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