Reducing musculoskeletal disorders in the healthcare sector

| Toronto Airport West Hotel - Hawthorn Hall

One-day conference presented by the Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders (CRE-MSD). Over 40% of all healthcare related injuries are MSD, the bulk of which are related to client/patient lifts and transfers. This conference will highlight successful strategies to reduce MSD related to patient/client handling/transfers/repositioning, along with the associated training, equipment and policies and procedures.

This conference will be of interest to employers, human resources professionals, labour, health & safety consultants, ergonomists, government and researchers. Further program details will be available on the CRE-MSD website.