At Work archive

Article Issue
What research can do: IWH collaboration with partners led to safety culture and system audit tool No. 96, Spring
World Congress 2020, a global forum on emerging OHS issues, coming to Toronto No. 96, Spring
Workplace violence against women rising, driven by growing rates in education sector No. 96, Spring
Ontario’s working-at-heights training led to safer practices, reduced injury claims rates No. 96, Spring
Women’s work more likely than men’s to be disrupted due to caring for older relatives No. 96, Spring
Progress seen in occupational disease prevention, but data still lacking: speaker No. 95, Winter
What research can do: SAFE Work Manitoba incorporates IWH tool into safety culture framework No. 95, Winter
Supported job placements help young adults with disabilities find work: review No. 95, Winter
Boomers with and without chronic conditions have similar needs for workplace supports No. 95, Winter
Supportive supervisors help reduce risks when workers face hazards, lack protection No. 95, Winter
Seeking broad input on a pan-Canadian strategy to improve work choices for people with disabilities No. 95, Winter
What research can do: Drawing on IWH’s Seven ‘Principles’ in return-to-work policies, practices No. 94, Fall
Slight improvements seen in workplace psychosocial conditions over 10 years No. 94, Fall
Developing a new screening tool of psychosocial hazards No. 94, Fall
Calculating the costs of employers’ work-related injury prevention efforts in Ontario No. 94, Fall
IWH review outlines promising strategies to prevent prescribed opioid abuse No. 94, Fall
Emerging issues and innovative prevention approaches seen in latest IWH projects No. 94, Fall
Sex/gender analysis: Men and women with arthritis have same needs at work, but not the same supports No. 93, Summer
Sex/gender analysis: Links between psychosocial work factors and stress not always as expected No. 93, Summer
Sex/gender analysis: Are risks of violence at work higher for men or women? It depends on type of violence No. 93, Summer
Sex/gender analysis: Gender study finds overwork linked to higher risks of diabetes in women, not men No. 93, Summer
Supervisors who react with support can help injured workers return to the job No. 93, Summer
What research can do: IWH estimate of societal costs helps Ottawa make case for asbestos ban No. 93, Summer
Benefits outweigh costs for workplaces that accommodate people with mental illness No. 93, Summer
Collaborative return-to-work program helps hospital lower injury claims, duration: study No. 93, Summer