At Work archive

Article Issue
What research can do: Workplace COVID outbreaks reported by Ontario public health account for one in 20 cases in working-age adults No. 103, Winter
At-work cannabis use linked to work factors, including some not expected: IWH study No. 103, Winter
Union firms have lower lost-time claim rates, study in ICI construction confirms No. 103, Winter
COVID-19: Challenges and opportunities in OHS and social security highlighted at global session No. 102, Fall
Adequacy of COVID infection control and PPE linked to workers’ mental health: study No. 102, Fall
Comparing the costs, benefits of silica dust prevention methods for construction workers No. 101, Summer
Anxiety levels among health-care workers during COVID-19 linked to inadequate PPE No. 100, Spring
Setting up a temporary home office No. 100, Spring
Can an eight-item questionnaire pick up on real-world differences in OHS practice? No. 99, Winter
What research can do: IWH newcomer training resource sees uptake by various groups in Canada No. 99, Winter
Employers certified by COR programs have greater reduction in injury rates: studies No. 98, Fall
Program raised workplace mental health awareness, but not likelihood of policy No. 98, Fall
Construction safety association develops OHS assessment tool with IWH’s expertise No. 97, Summer
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
Ontario’s working-at-heights training led to safer practices, reduced injury claims rates No. 96, Spring
What research can do: SAFE Work Manitoba incorporates IWH tool into safety culture framework No. 95, Winter
Supportive supervisors help reduce risks when workers face hazards, lack protection No. 95, Winter
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
Grant round-up: Emerging issues and innovative prevention approaches seen in latest IWH projects No. 94, Fall
Embedding essential skills training in OHS lessons can boost learning: study No. 92, Spring
Workplace facilities and environments can help workers exercise during off-hours No. 92, Spring
Violence prevention efforts face challenges despite commitment from hospital leaders No. 92, Spring
What research can do: OHS change model informs WSPS’s approach to small businesses No. 92, Spring