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

 Important Notice Concerning COVID-19

(March 27, 2020 3PM) Due to the rapid spread of COVID-19, and to ensure the health and safety of its employees and its entire network, the IRSST has implemented exceptional measures.

Research responding to
workplace needs

One of the leading OHS research centres in Canada, the Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST) conducts and funds research activities aimed at eliminating risks to worker health and safety and at promoting worker rehabilitation.

  OSH Agenda

  • Les Rendez-vous de la science Cancelled

    April 21, 2020 11AM to 12PM 

  • International Symposium on Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH)

    August 31 to September 3, 2020 – Montréal, Canada

  • XXII World Congress on Safety & Health at Work

    October 4-7, 2020 – Toronto, Canada

  • SIAS 2020

    October 12-13, 2020 – Aichi, Japan

All Events

Designed Especially for Workplaces

Awareness-Raising Guides and Tools


  Laboratory Services

  •  Environmental, Toxicological and Biological Analysis Services

  • Recognition Programs

  • Loaning, repairing, and calibrating monitoring equipment

  • Methods, Specialized Guides and Tools

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Funding University Researchers and Other Scientific Organizations

Occupational Health and Safety Research Grants

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Helps Training Researchers For Emerging Needs in Occupational Health and Safety

Graduate Studies Scholarships and Postdoctoral Fellowships

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