IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

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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Blow Gun

Choosing a Safe, Efficient Blow Gun

This technical guide provides useful, accurate information that will help choose the right nozzle in terms of noise level, thrust and job suitability.

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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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Graduate Studies Scholarship and postdoctoral fellowship program in OHS

Graduate Studies ScholarshipTo meet the need for research in occupational health and safety in Québec, the scholarship and fellowship program is intended for master’s, doctoral, and postdoctoral candidates interested in OHS research. The IRSST’s Program is designed to give incentives to the next generation of OHS researchers. By offering scholarship supplements that complement those of other funding organizations, this program helps to financially support candidates displaying specific aptitudes for graduate or postdoctoral studies and a keen interest in OHS.
Submission deadline: October 21, 2015 at 16:00

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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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