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Canada's Healthy Workplace Week is overseen by
the Canadian Healthy Workplace Council
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Looking for key resources on workplace health? This section describes some of the major web-based sources for workplace health and wellness information.
Canadian Health Network, Workplace Health Centre
The Canadian Health Network (CHN) is a national, bilingual Internet-based health information service brought to you by Health Canada and major health organizations across the country. CHN provides the Canadian public and health intermediaries with links to reliable, quality Canadian resources that focus on health promotion and disease prevention topics. CHN features 26 different Health Centres that focus on major health topics and population groups (e.g. Mental Health, Active Living, Healthy Eating, Women). CHN's "Workplace Health Centre" contains numerous resources about balancing family and work, job safety, preventing work-related injuries, workplace stress, workplace health promotion and wellness programs. CHN also features FAQ's, international resources, health features articles and events.
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) promotes a safe and healthy working environment by providing information about occupational health and safety. Visit CCOHS's OSH Answers, a free web-based service providing answers to many of your health and safety questions. OSH Answers covers various topic areas, presenting information in an easy-to-read Q&A; format. Documents address topics such as workplace hazards (e.g. biological, chemical and physical), ergonomics, health promotion/wellness at work, job safety and other topics.
National Quality Institute
The National Quality Institute (NQI) is a not-for-profit organization that provides strategic focus and direction for Canadian organizations to achieve excellence, enabling Canada to set the standard for quality and healthy workplace practices throughout the world. NQI develops easy-to-use tools and educational materials to help organizations manage and improve workplace health and well-being.
New site from NQI - Healthy Workplace Resource Guide