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Opioids and Work Study highlighted in CIM Magazine

The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum’s CIM Magazine highlighted results from the Opioid-Related Harms Among Ontario Workers study…

New Initiative: The Exposure Data System

OCRC is working with the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development (MLITSD) to establish the Exposure Data…

Report Release: Advancing Workplace Exposure Surveillance in Canada

Advancing Workplace Exposure Surveillance in Canada presents the proceedings of a workshop hosted by OCRC in March 2023, attended by approximately…

IARC Monograph 132: Occupational Exposure as a Firefighter

Pentachlorophenol, an insecticide and wood preservative, was classified as carcinogenic to humans (Group 1).

Opioids Disproportionately Affect Certain Sectors: Study

An article by Lindsay Kelly, published in and, highlights findings from the ‘Opioid-related Harms Among Ontario Workers‘ study….


On April 28th, we remember and honour people who have lost their lives, been injured or suffer from illness due to their work.