Mitigating MSD in Personal Support Workers and improving Client Modility (PDF)
Webinar by Dr. Catherine Brookman, Dr. Sheila Ritcey, and Emily King hosted by CRE-MSD. Provide tips and techniques for safer client/patient handling. (30 pages pdf)
Keywords: Healthcare, Home Support Workers, Patient Handling, Back, Neck, Shoulder, Force, Posture, Training, Statistics, Client Handling
Welcome to the new MSD Prevention Guideline site. We are working hard to develop it further. Look out for new content, including more "Hazards and Controls" .
Download the factsheet introducing the new MSD Prevention Guideline for Ontario.
Read success stories and case studies about preventing MSD. These stories may apply to your workplace and help you make the right decision.
There are lots of myths about preventing MSD at work. With good information and actions, MSD can be prevented
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The views expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Province.