Workers Health & Safety Centre

WHSC Hazard Resource Lines raise awareness around specific occupational hazards or issues

HAZARD RESOURCE LINES

 

The Workers Health & Safety Centre publishes and updates single sheet bulletins helping to raise awareness around specific occupational hazards or issues.

Below are samples from our library of hazard bulletins, known as Resource Lines.

 
Asbestos: towards zero exposure Metal Working Fluids: cutting the risks
Behaviour-Based Safety: the blame game MSDs of the Upper Body: from recognition to resolution
Cold Stress: a chilling effect Needlestick Injuries: sharper response
Diesel Exhaust: it takes your breath away Noise: a resounding problem
Domestic Violence in the Workplace: breaking the silence Occupational Asthma: clearing the air
Electrical Arc Safety: setting the standard Patient Lifting: handle with care
Endocrine Disruptors: havoc with our hormones Prolonged Standing: taking the load off
Heat Stress: cool solutions PVC: Pandora's poison
Indoor Air Quality: every breath you take Shift Work: disrupting worker health and lives
Latex: a hypersensitive issue Silica: dust to dust no more
Lead: a lasting legacy Sitting on the Job: static load, chronic pain
Legionella: hazards in the mist Work Stress: burnt out, fed up and fighting back
Lighting Hazards: what you don't see can hurt you Working Alone: it takes two ... workers
Lockout: de-energizing hazards Working at Heights: breaking the fall
Machine Safeguards: access denied Workplace Harassment: from investigation to prevention
Manual Material Lifting: a pain in the neck, back ... Workplace Violence: predictable and preventable