Search Resources (English): Workplace health

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Occupational/environmental exposures  
http://www.motherisk.org/women/occ_env_exposures.jsp
Lists Motherisk’s published research on the potential health risks of environmental and workplace exposure for pregnant women. (See Details)
Women and occupational health  
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hl-vs/pubs/women-femmes/can-usa/am-back-promo_3_e.html
Reviews and summarizes selected literature about the occupational health and safety of women. Prepared for the Canada-U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA). (See Details)
Published: 1996
A call to action: women's health at work & musculoskeletal disorders  
http://www.cwhn.ca/resources/workplace/msd.html
Explains how women are more susceptible to musculoskeletal disorders, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, because of the type of jobs in which they often work. Suggests steps to help remedy the amount of women injured on the job. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Invisible: issues in women's occupational health = Invisible : la santé des travailleuses
Describes hazards for working women and reveals gender biases in research on occupational health. Explore les risques pour les femmes qui travaillent et révèle des biais en recherche sur la santé des travailleuses.
Published: 1995
Heart healthy workplaces: a workplace guide to improve the heart health of employees in the districts of Sudbury & Manitoulin
Provides guidelines and suggestions to help workplaces implement heart healthy programs and policies.
Published: 2002
Risk and opportunity: creating options for vulnerable workers  
http://www.cprn.org/en/doc.cfm?doc=1371
Provides a synthesis of the findings of six previous research studies, as well as other recent literature, with an emphasis on their implications for public policy. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Final report: erotic/exotic dancing: HIV-related risk factors  
http://web2.uwindsor.ca/courses/sociology/maticka/star/dancersummary.html
Examines whether and how the occupation of exotic dancing and the lives and careers of exotic dancers might make them vulnerable to HIV infection. (See Details)
Published: 1998
A call to action: women's health: occupational considerations  
http://www.cwhn.ca/resources/workplace/occupational.html
Provides examples of common health problems for women that may be linked to their jobs. Explains why the link between women's illnesses and their work is not always made. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Ontario women's work-related health survey: descriptive summary
Identifies the concerns about the impacts of work and workplace conditions on women's health. Suggests furthers areas of investigation and research.
Published: 1996
Workplace reproductive health: research & strategies  
http://www.beststart.org/resources/wrkplc_health/pdf/WorkplaceDocum.pdf
Provides information on health in the workplace to help understand how work can impact reproductive health, and how to identify, reduce and eliminate workplace risks to health. (See Details)
Published: 2001