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Alberta Occupational Health Nurses’ Association [...]

The Alberta Occupational Health Nurses’ Association (AOHNA) is announcing an exciting social media campaign called "Light the Lamp”. The campaign is intended to increase the public awareness and knowledge about the role and value of occupational health specialty nursing practice. The association encourages nurses to submit videos for judging and recognition of their contribution to occupational health that showcases the unique skills and abilities [...]

ONA Wins Landmark Influenza Vaccine-or-Mask Grievance

TORONTO – The Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) has won an important and precedent-setting arbitration award against Sault Area Hospital, striking down the controversial "Vaccinate or Mask" policy introduced at many Ontario hospitals. This policy forces nurses and other health-care workers to wear an unfitted surgical mask for the entire flu season if they choose not to get the influenza vaccine. This arbitration between ONA and Ontario [...]

IWH Call for PREMUS 2016 Abstracts

Institute for Work & Health (IWH) PREMUS 2016 opens call for abstracts Deadline for abstracts is October 30, 2015. Scientists, academics, students and others from around the world doing research into the causes, prevalence and prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders(MSDs) are invited to submit proposals for oral presentations, posters and symposiums at PREMUS 2016.   Taking place June 20-23, 2016 in Toronto, [...]

2015/2016 Universal Influenza Immunization Program [...]

The annual prequalification package for the 2015/2016 Universal Influenza Immunization Program (UIIP) is now available. This year the application period will begin May 15, 2015 with a closing date of June 30, 2015. Some key elements of the application process for health care agencies and other organizations wishing to participate include: The Prequalification Form will be an online, paperless process and health care agencies and [...]


Since 1988, the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) has been Canada’s national hazard communication system for workplace chemicals. It is supported by interlocking federal, provincial and territorial legislation and regulations. WHMIS is changing to adopt new, United Nations endorsed international standards that are part of the Globally Harmonized System for the Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). Adopting New [...]