Your Partner in Prevention

Global Ergonomics Month Work Shouldn't Hurt

 

Global Ergonomics Month
October 1-31, 2018


Workplace Safety & Prevention Services (WSPS) is pleased to team up with its Health and Safety Ontario partners to participate in Global Ergonomics Month, an international initiative to raise awareness of ergonomics and musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).
#WorkSmarterNotHarder

 

Recommended for You

MOL Blitzes
MOL Blitzes

New and Young Workers

Workplace Mental Health
Workplace Mental Health

How Managers Should Respond

OHS Research
OHS Research

Evidence-based tools & resources

MOL Blitzes
MOL Blitzes

Big Box Retail and Warehouses

What's On: Oct 15-27

Complete Health & Safety Solutions

You’ve probably already started to notice that building health and safety into your business can save you time and money, but did you know that organizational health is a significant contributor to business growth? In fact, studies have shown that healthy and safe workplaces generate 20% more revenue per employee, 4% higher profit margin, and can enhance market value by as much as 16%. WSPS is helping businesses like yours across Ontario achieve results like these.

Health & Safety Resources by Topic

Legislative Compliance Legislative Compliance

Be aware of responsibilities

WHMIS 2015 WHMIS 2015

What you need to know

Supervisors Supervisors

Expert training solutions

Small Business Centre Small Business Centre

Tools to keep workers safe

Ergonomics Ergonomics

Musculoskeletal Disorders MSDs

Impairment, Marijuana and the Workplace Impairment, Marijuana and the Workplace

Impairment in the workplace

Agriculture Sector Agriculture Sector

Farm safety in Ontario

Safety Groups Safety Groups

2019 registration now open

View All Topics

Latest News

Please be advised that there is a new version of the WSIB Form 82 poster.
Legislation watch: 3 bills that may affect you We're tracking the progress of new legislation to ensure you get the latest information before new rules are enacted. Three bills stand out.
Big box retail/warehouse blitz: Pedestrian safety Traffic management and pedestrian safety will be under scrutiny during the upcoming Big Box Retail and Warehouse Blitz, October 1 to November 23, 2018, warns WSPS Consultant Chuck Leon. "This is huge right now and Ministry of Labour inspectors have written orders for this." The attention is due to a consistently high number of incidents involving vehicles and powered mobile equipment.
Small Business Week: Try our free advisory service If you're a small business, celebrate Small Business Week, October 14-20 by refreshing and invigorating your health and safety efforts. "Health and safety doesn't have to be complicated," says WSPS Account Manager Denise Lam. "Simple solutions can have a profound effect on the health and safety of your employees and the sustainability of your business."
View All News