Category Manual Materials Handling

Did you know Ergonomics is Mandatory Under the General Duty Clause of the OHS Act?

A formal and effective Ergonomic Program when developed by the experts at OPC Inc. should include the following elements; 1. Written Policies about the Ergonomic Program 2. Tie in of the program with OH&S, Wellbeing and Operations 3. Basic Training for all employees about ergonomic principles 4. Formal Training for the OH&S Committee about Ergonomic […]

POST for OPC CLIENTS FEBRUARY 2012 – MSI BLITZ Healthcare & Industry Immediate distribution to all OPC clients in Health Care, Industry & Mining! Ontario’s Ministry of Labour will blitz workplaces across the province looking for hazards involving manual materials handling that can lead to musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). In February 2012, Ministry of Labour inspectors will target workplaces in the health care, industrial and mining sectors.They will focus […]