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Mar. 2, 2017 Work safer with CRE-MSD position papers

Position papers are summaries of best available evidence on topics important to MSD prevention activities. They have immediate relevance for workplace practitioners and other stakeholders. Read about a range of topics such as aging and MSD, operator exposure to whole-body vibration, and the use of stability balls instead of office chairs, to name a few. 

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Feb. 21, 2017 RSI Awareness Day is February 28

This year marks the 18th annual RSI Awareness Day

Repetitive strain injuries (RSI) are among the most common types of workplace injuries. Also known as musculoskeletal disorders (MSD), RSI include a number of painful injuries that affect the tendons, muscles, nerves, and joints.

Attention will be drawn to these types of injuries on February 28 on RSI Awareness Day. A number of organizations sponsor events and provide resources to help raise awareness about RSI prevention.

Nov. 4, 2016 CRE-MSD hosts three events for Global Ergonomics Month

CRE-MSD helped to promote the prevention of musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) by hosting three events during Global Ergonomics Month in October. View summaries, slide presentations and videos from these events.  

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