Worker's Fact Sheet now available
Carcinogens in Workplaces
A number of causes may add up and increase the risk of getting cancer or developing it at a younger age
Worker Evaluation of Manual Dexterity, Tactile Sensitivity and Comfort
Different glove models were tested by three groups of workers: police officers, garbage collectors and gardeners. Volunteers from each group performed typical work tasks and then filled in a perception questionnaire to give their opinions of the gloves in terms of dexterity, tactile sensitivity and comfort.
Control Banding Method
Selecting a Respiratory Protection Against Bioaerosols
This report proposes a control banding method for selecting respiratory protection against infectious and non-infectious bioaerosols applicable to all workplaces.
Crystalline Silica Exposure
In order to improve knowledge about working conditions that can expose construction workers, a joint team from the Université de Montréal and the IRSST developed an occupational exposure database for this contaminant based on the literature.