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. This project is to examine lung cancer and chronic respiratory disease risk among registrants in the Ontario Asbestos Workers Register (AWR).
In progress. This project will launch a new system for occupational health surveillance through the linkage of existing administrative databases to identify jobs and work-related factors that can pose health risks to Ontario workers.
This project aims to enhance estimates of exposure to occupational carcinogens in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Completed. This study examines patterns and trends of accepted workplace fatality claims in Ontario compared with Canada as a whole, with a specific emphasis on occupational cancer.