OHS Canada Magazine


  • News Uncategorized

    For Heavy Lifting, Use Exoskeletons with Caution

    February 7, 2019 by OHS

    Newswise (COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 20, 2018) — You can wear an exoskeleton, but it won’t turn you into a superhero. That’s the finding of a study in which researchers tested a commercially available exoskeleton—a mechanical arm attached to a harness—that’s

  • Feature Health & Safety

    A Tale of Two Sexes

    October 21, 2016 by Jean Lian

    Men and women are not created equal — women have a higher risk of some musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) than men. That was the message that Dr. Julie Côté, associate professor and chair of the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education

  • Product Health & Safety

    Office ergonomics online training launched by YOW Canada Inc.

    October 3, 2014 by YOW Canada

    October 6, 2014, OTTAWA — YOW Canada Inc., provider of WHMIS, TDG, and many more popular online training courses, is proud to announce the launch of their newest online course, Office Ergonomics! This course will help you identify risk factors