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

Occupationnal Safety and Health Agenda


Le Grand Rendez-vous santé et sécurité du travail

October 30 and 31 2019 – Montréal, Canada

The Grand Rendez-vous santé et sécurité du travail will take place on October 30 and 31 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal. Come and meet our scientists at booth 808!

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Colloque IRSST 2019

2019 IRSST Colloquium
Manutention : plus qu’un simple geste

November 20, 2019 – Montreal, Canada

Several thousands of Quebec workers perform material handling tasks, an activity associated with 52% of the MSD cases accepted by the CNESST during the 2012-2016 period. The colloquium will take stock of the key results of material handling research and share the latest research advances, as well as those to come.

The event will be held in french only.

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August 31, September 3, 2020 – Montréal, Canada

The International Symposium on Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH) conference provides a fertile meeting ground for sharing the latest research findings on occupational epidemiology. It promotes exchanges between researchers and stakeholders from the broad field of work and health, including epidemiologists, exposure scientists, industrial hygienists, toxicologists, occupational physicians, health services specialists, public health department and health agency representatives, and policy makers. The conference has a strong commitment to engaging early-career researchers.

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XXII World Congress on Safety & Health at Work


October 4-7, 2020  Toronto, Canada

This global forum is a must-attend for occupational health and safety leaders, policy-makers, employers and advocates around the world who seek to stay current with emerging challenges, innovative solutions and best practices in the field of workplace injury and disease prevention. Organized every three years by the International Labour Organization and the International Social Security Association, the 2020 World Congress is being co-hosted by two Canadian partners—the Institute for Work & Health and the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.

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Rendez-vous de la science

Les Rendez-vous de la science

The IRSST organizes lectures on research conducted or funded by the Institute. Stay in touch with OHS research news by attending these french-speaking meetings.

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This list contains events organized by the IRSST and its main partners. It is not an exhaustive list of all the occupational health and safety events.