October 3-4, 2012
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 255 Front Street West
Working Through the Risks of Manual Materials Handling, Dhananjai Borwankar
October 3, 9:30-10:45 a.m.
As an expert in the elimination, reduction and controls of hazards for Canadian workplaces, Dhananjai Borwankar will discuss the five major factors that contribute to musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) as a result of manual materials handling (MMH) activities. His presentation will offer relevant case studies and practical assessment tools to organizations interested in reducing the physical demands associated with manual materials handling activities--one of the major causes of the majority of MSD claims in Canada.
Knowledge Zone- Keeping Minds Healthy at Work, Sandra Clark
October 4, 2:15-3:30 p.m.
Sandra Clark's presentation will focus on the significant impact that the workplace can have on individualsâ health and overall well-being, which includes their mental health and psychological safety at work. As a Technical Specialist, Information Projects at CCOHS, Sandra will discuss reliable sources of health information on the Internet and what to look for when solving workplace health issues.
For more information and to register, please visit http://www.hsecanada.ca/.