Exposure to hazards such as shiftwork, infectious diseases and stress may impact paramedics' health. OCRC's research includes assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on paramedics, and how well respirators fit when performing common paramedic tasks.
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Validation of respirator fit testing for emergency workers during simulated life support tasks – project summary
Assessing new methods for measuring occupational exposure to flame retardants
Shiftwork: Health effects and interventions
On April 28th, we remember and honour people who have lost their lives, been injured or suffer from illness due to their work.