PHYSICAL HEALTH

Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSIs), are the most common workplace injury in Nova Scotia – Fish Safe NS has collaborated with WCB. To create an MSI injury prevention workshop tailored to Seafood Processing Facilities to provide education and knowledge around ergonomics and methods to prevent MSI injuries, as well as practical takeaway strategies that can be implemented right away.

The workshop includes:

 

  • Ergonomic hazards and the injuries they cause

  • The cost of injury

  • How can we reduce the chance of these injuries occurring

  • What to do when a worker reports an injury or discomfort

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Low back pain
Carpal tunnel syndrome

Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSIs) are injuries that occur to the muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, and other soft tissues.

To receive this training, call Fish Safe NS at 902-471-3534.