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Latest Publications



Bioaerosols : A Support Tool for Choosing Respiratory Protection

This tool aims to help you choose appropriate, effective respiratory protection against infectious and non-infectious bioaerosols found in the workplace.

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Violence workplace

Preventing Workplace Violence

Sometimes the cause and sometimes the consequence of mental health problems, interpersonal violence is a concern in workplaces.

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Safety on Mid-shore Fishing Boats

Safety on Mid-shore Fishing Boats

Ocean fishing is one of the most dangerous occupations. The IRSST just published two studies that targeted the accident prevention on fishing boats.

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Latest Research Projects

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OHS watch blogs 

OHS Watch BlogsOn a daily basis, the IRSST’s Documentation Centre monitors more than 600 scientific sources concerned with occupational health and safety, and posts the relevant information on the Institute’s OHS watch blogs.  The blogs are also enriched through the participation of IRSST personnel in workshops, colloquia, conferences, and other events addressing the main research issues in OHS. 

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At the OHS Agenda 

  • The 8th International Conference Safety of Industrial Automated Systems (SIAS 2015)
    November 18 – 20, 2015, Königswinter, Germany
  • 9th International Scientific Conference on the Prevention of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (PREMUS 2016)
    June 20 – 23, 2016, Toronto, Canada
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