Sent on behalf of the Institute for Work & Health and WorkplaceNL.
The Institute for Work & Health is conducting an online survey about strategies for MSI prevention programs and practices in the workplace as part of their research study, Musculoskeletal injury (MSI) prevention: a practical implementation guide for Newfoundland and Labrador.

Funded by WorkplaceNL, this study is aimed at developing a free, easy-to-use resource to help workplaces in Newfoundland and Labrador prevent MSIs and resulting disabilities.

The survey takes about  10-15 minutes  to complete. At the end of the survey, you will be asked if you wish to participate in a voluntary follow-up interview. Additionally, you will find a link at the end of the survey to MSI/support resources that may be of benefit to you.

If you have any questions about the survey or study , please contact the project coordinator Kay Nasir at or 416-927-2027 ext 2101.  
Please note that WorkplaceNL will not share names or contact information for this survey/study. All information collected through this study will only be viewed by the researchers directly involved. The Institute will not share your contact information. All participants and workplaces will remain anonymous in study reports/products. More information on IWH privacy policies are available upon request .
There is still time to register for this exciting look at the future of work in Canada!

Join The Conference Board of Canada for the Newfoundland and Labrador Future Skills Centre Regional Sounding Tour on October 30, 2019 at Memorial University’s Signal Hill Campus, St. John's or on October 31,   2019 at the Eagle’s Perch Clubhouse, Humber Valley Resort, west coast.

For the stop in Newfoundland and Labrador, The Conference Board of Canada has partnered with the NL Workforce Innovation Centre at the College of the North Atlantic to deliver these events.

Individuals who are engaged or interested in the skills and training community are invited to share their expertise on the diverse future skills needs of the region.

For questions relating to the Regional Sounding Tour, please contact
BDC Small Business Week is being celebrated from October 20th - 26th, 2019 in Newfoundland & Labrador and across Canada. It's a chance to showcase the people behind our small businesses, their accomplishments and contributions. Every year, close to 10,000 entrepreneurs gather to learn, network and celebrate the people building businesses across the country. Check out the events happening in your region.