This study examined the risk of neurological disease among Ontario miners who were exposed to McIntyre Powder.
In progress. This project provides an update of current and future mesothelioma incidence in Canada, as well as current survival statistics.
This study is complete. A report summarizing the results from this study has been submitted to the Ontario Ministry of Labour.
Completed. This was a pilot project whose goal was to assess the feasibility of creating regional occupational and environmental health profiles for Ontario.
This study is complete. Results from this project have been summarized and published in the Reviews on Environmental Health journal.
This project aims to evaluate the performance of the Ontario Toxics Reduction Act (TRA) and to explore the feasibility of using data from the TRA and NPRI databases as a surveillance tool for occupational and environmental exposures.
In progress. The main objective of this study is to collect data to assess where hazardous levels of radon are present in Ontario workplaces in order to target prevention efforts.
In progress. The goal of this study is to measure levels exposure to diesel engine exhaust among workers in the Ontario construction industry.
In progress. This project is to examine lung cancer and chronic respiratory disease risk among registrants in the Ontario Asbestos Workers Register (AWR).
Completed. This project is to investigate the relationship between occupation, industry, and prostate cancer risk in Canadian workers.