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

Marc-Antoine Busque / Knowledge/Statistical Surveillance Professional

B.A. Literary Studies; M.Sc. Demographics


Marc-Antoine Busque has worked as a scientific in the Statistical Surveillance Group at the IRSST’s Scientific Division since 2008. His work focuses on producing statistical studies and developing frequency and severity indicators for compensated occupational injuries in Québec. He also collaborates in various projects headed by researchers in the Chemical and Biological Hazard Prevention research field, notably on carcinogens, green jobs and climate change. He is also the resource person for occupational injury statistics on issues related to this field and to the Sustainable Prevention and Work Environment research field.


  • Statistical use of administrative data and population surveys
  • Frequency and severity indicators for occupational injuries
  • Identification of target populations and target problems