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

Denis Turcot / Scientific professional

ing (Québec); M.App.Sc.

Denis Turcot

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Denis Turcot is a coordinator and strategic watch agent for the IRSST’s Mechanical and Physical Risk Prevention (MPRP) research field. His experience over the past 20 years in developing test methods and conducting research on protective equipment, vibration and machine safety led him to join the Scientific Division to help create a scientific watch team at the IRSST. Since 2005, he has been carrying out studies on issues related to the MPRP research field, and participating with the field leader in the development of various research themes and the organization of scientific outreach events and activities designed to promote collaborative undertakings among researchers.


  • Development and validation of test methods
  • Machine safety

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