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What's New

We are working to continuously develop the Musculoskeletal Disorder (MSD) Prevention Guideline. Watch for new content, including more resources and case studies.

We are working to continuously develop the Musculoskeletal Disorder (MSD) Prevention Guideline. Watch for new content, including more resources and case studies. We depend on companies and practitioners to share case studies of MSD prevention interventions. Please contact us if you have a case study that would be helpful to share with others to prevent MSD!

Highlights

See our most recent resources below.

OHCOW is hosting a Weekly Webinar Series in February for Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Day.

Session dates and topics include:
• Week 1: February 10, 2022 – Musculoskeletal Disorders
• Week 2: February 17, 2022 – Integrating Components for a Return-to-Work (RTW) Program
• Week 3: February 24, 2022 – Ergonomics for Specific Occupations
• Week 4: February 28, 2022 – Ergonomic Prevention Tools

 

International RSI Awareness Day is February 28, 2022. Learn more by visiting the following pages:

- RSI Awareness Day (IWO)

- International Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Awareness Day (CCOHS)

- Repetitve Strain Injury (RSI) Day (OHCOW)

- RSI Day (WHSC)

New resources

Overhead work infographic (PDF)

Overhead work animation (VIDEO)

Overhead work is a known musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) risk, strongly related to the development of shoulder injuries. Find out how to reduce risks with these new resources in the Resource Library, under the Hazard Control category/filter.

New resource

A new Sit-Stand Workstations Poster has been added to the Quick Start Guideline: Office. It's also available in the Resource Library