Creating a Culture of Consent at Work (In Person Series)

Workplace sexual harassment is a harmful pattern of behaviour that negatively impacts individual staff as well as larger workplace units and teams. Over the course of three evenings, we break down our project's full session where participants will identify and discuss the underlying issues that may lead to harmful workplace sexual harassment and, develop a practical lens and understanding of what... Read More

Intro to Consent At Work Webinar

Join us for a Free Webinar: Intro to Consent At Work Presented by: Richard McCrae, Health Educator, Occupational Health Centre Learn about the principles of building a workplace culture where consent can thrive as a tool for fostering safety, trust, and respect for all employees. REGISTRATION required

Injured Worker Speaker Series

Join us for a free webinar! Injured Worker Speaker Series Presented by: Steve Mantis Founder The Thunder Bay and District Injured Workers Support Group Have you been hurt at work? Have you experienced challenges with the Workers Compensation System? Are you interested in connecting with people who have similar struggles? If so join us for... Read More

Presentation: Two Public Advocacy Campaigns to Support Workers

Virtual via Zoom

Join OHC for a virtual public presentation with Kevin Rebeck, President of the Manitoba Federation of Labour and OHC Board Chair, who will provide an overview and update on two ongoing campaigns to support workers: Paid Sick Leave to ensure no one should have to choose between going to work sick or losing pay by... Read More

National Day of Mourning

Union Centre 275 Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Please join OHC in marking the National Day of Mourning on April 28, 2023. The Safe Workers of Tomorrow (SWOT) Leaders’ Walk will begin at 11:30 AM, leaving from the Union Centre and proceeding down Broadway to the Workers Memorial at Memorial Park. A Day of Mourning Ceremony will be held at the Workers Memorial... Read More

Workplace Sexual Harassment: Building Awareness and a Culture of Consent at Work

Sexuality Education Resource Centre 167 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Everyone deserves to be safe at work. Our project, Consent at Work, has collaborated with the Community Legal Education Association to bring you a cost-free, full-day workshop jam-packed with information and tools to address workplace sexual harassment in Manitoba. With the combined perspectives of community health and legal education, we work through important questions like:... Read More

Managing An Effective Hearing Loss Prevention Program (HLPP)

Join us a free webinar "Managing An Effective Hearing Loss Prevention Program (HLPP)" Presented by: Norma McCormick, Corporate Health Works, Inc. This presentation will introduce the new edition of CSA Z1007, Hearing Loss Prevention Program (HLPP) management. This Standard specifies requirements for the management of hearing loss prevention programs (HLPPs) designed to protect workers from... Read More

Masking in Healthcare

Join us for a free Panel Presentation <Masking in Healthcare> Presenters: Kevin Hedges Occupational Hygienist Occupational Health Centre for Ontario Workers Respiratory Protective Equipment for all healthcare workers during a pandemic (and beyond) – a risk-based approach using Canadian Standard CSA 94.4 using Control Banding Dr. Joe Vipond Emergency Physician Rockyview General Hospital in Alberta... Read More

Annual General Meeting 2023

Manitoba Building Trades Institute 225 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Please join the MFL Occupational Health Centre for our Annual General Meeting! In addition to updates on what OHC has accomplished in the past year, and what work we have on the horizon, we will be joined by the following panel to discuss the issue of workplace violence: Bronwyn Dobchuk-Land - Associate Professor (Criminal Justice), University... Read More

Making the Connection Between Work Injury and Chronic Pain

Join us a Free Presentation! Injured Worker Speaker Series: Making the Connection Between Work Injury and Chronic Pain Presenter: Lynn Cooper Director of Research and Education for the Canadian Injured Workers Alliance This presentation will include a discussion about • Chronic pain and how it can impact your life. • Recognizing the stigma experienced by... Read More

Smoke and Poor Air Quality Environment: Workers’ Health and Safety

Join us a free webinar: Smoke and Poor Air Quality Environment: Worker's Health and Safety Presenter: André Gauvin, MHK, CCPE, CIH Occupational Hygienist Occupational Health Centre for Ontario Workers Sudbury Wildfire smoke and poor air quality can have a significant impact on worker health and safety. Long-term exposure to smoke can lead to respiratory problems and increase... Read More