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Ergonomics - Avoiding Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Workplace

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 9:00am HRM SIG 133 Views

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HALIFAX REGIONAL SAFETY GROUP

EMC Members and invited guests,

Please join your peers… for an engaging morning devoted to learning how to prevent musculoskeletal injuries (MSI’s) in the workplaces. Tamara MacKinnon, an Ergonomist with WCB, will share a six step process designed to help you and your team identify, assess risk, train and manage MSI’s at your facilities. This will be a workshop type event with an opportunity to practice hands on with the tools and techniques Tamara will share.

 

 

 

AGENDA

 

  • 8:30 Welcome, Introductions & EMC Update

Halifax SIG Event:

 

Date: Feb 25, 2020

Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 pm

 

Location:

Safety Services

Community Training Rm

201 Brownlow Ave #1, Dartmouth, NS B3B 1W2

(SEE MAP HERE)

 

RSVP LINK

Opening Topic:

  • 8:45 – 10:00
  • Overview of 6 step process
  • Tools & Techniques

Break

  • 10:00 – 10:15 Get caught up with old friends or meet a new one.

Interactive SIG topic discussion

 

 

  • 10:15 - 11:15 Working with tools & techniques
  • 11:15 – 11:30 Event wrap-up

 

 

 


 

Who Should
Attend:

  • OH&S Managers, Supervisors and Safety Committee Members and anyone else interested in the topic

Thank you to WCB & Safety Services our event hosts!

 

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Please click on the RSVP Link to let me know who from your facility will participate or click the link below to register online. https://www.emccanada.org/event/Ergonomics%20-%20Avoiding%20Musculoskeletal%20Injuries%20in%20the%20Workplace

 

I look forward to seeing you.


Regards,

Sue

Susan Elliott , Field Service Advisor, Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium

Cell: 902 890 9915 | Email: selliott@emccanada.org | www.emccanada.org

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