Information and tools you can use to help prevent MSD.
 
Workplace Solutions to Back Pain, Shoulder Tendinitis, Tennis Elbow & Other Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD):
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Description

This technical brief reviews the physical and mental health impacts of working remotely using technology (or "telework") and provides guidance for promotion of health, safety and wellbeing based on current standards and guidelines.

 

Healthy and safe telework: technical brief. Geneva: World Health Organization and the International Labour Organization, 2021. Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO

                    

 

 

MSD prevention site factsheet

What's New?

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

 

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MSD prevention site factsheet

Introduction Factsheet

Download the factsheet introducing the new MSD Prevention Guideline for Ontario.

 

 

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Success Stories

Read success stories and case studies about preventing MSD. These stories may apply to your workplace and help you make the right decision. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

There are lots of myths about preventing MSD at work. With good information and actions, MSD can be prevented.

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DISCLAIMER: CRE-MSD receives funding through a grant provided by the Ontario Ministry of Labour. The views expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Province.