Identify worker groups at risk from hazardous substances in the workplace, and exposures of concern in Ontario.
The report, commissioned by the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development, identifies 11 recommendations to improve recognition and adjudication of occupational cancer claims.
This report, funded by the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, examines the risk of neurological disease among Ontario miners who were exposed to McIntyre Powder.
On April 28th, we remember and honour those who have been killed or suffered an injury or illness due to work.
This report summarizes results of the Future Burden of Cancer study, and challenges and opportunities for prevention in the Ontario construction sector.
This report provides an overview of current occupational disease and exposure surveillance efforts in Canada and opportunities for future work.
Cancer is now the most common cause of death. However, many cancer cases can be prevented, and better diagnosis and treatment could improve outcomes. On February 4, 2020, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) released the World Cancer Report, which presents the most up-to-date science on cancer prevention. The goal of the report …
This report summarizes the findings from an evaluation of custodial workers’ awareness of asbestos management in schools.
The report presents estimates of occupational exposure and the associated burden of cancer in Canada, as well as exposure reduction strategies and policy recommendations.
Our new website, www.odsp-ocrc.ca, focuses on surveillance of occupational diseases and workplace exposures.