Supporting the Mental Health of Ontario International Agriculture Workers
NEW DATE: Tuesday, April 26, 2022
A free webinar highlighting key issues, promising practices, and identifying gaps and areas requiring attention.
MayDay, MayDay 2022
Session 1: Addiction and Opioid Harm Reduction at Work
Friday, April 29, 2022
Beginning the series with a closer look at what is both a personal, as well as a broad societal problem, that often has roots – and therefore the potential for solutions – in the workplace.
Learn more about the series and view resources from past sessions on the MayDay, MayDay event page.
Mental Health and Psychosocial Supports for Ontario Agricultural Workers
A series of nine colourful posters created by OHCOW’s research team as part of the Community & Workplace Psychosocial Supports for the Health of IAWs in Ontario Project, funded by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA)
Infographics Help Workers Know and Exercise Their Health and Safety Rights
Currently available in English, these colour, informative infographics will also be made available in Spanish in the near future.
Ventilation Checklist: A Pandemic-based Guide to Maintaining Your Building Ventilation System
This new Ventilation Checklist can be used as a guide to assess and improve ventilation in rooms and buildings.
Humidex-Based Heat Stress Calculator and Plan (Indoor Workers)
Now available as a web-based calculator using temperature and humidity percentage to calculate humidex and provide recommended actions. It also includes a Humidex-based Heat Response Plan with advice on training, adjusting for clothing, measurement location and devices, adjusting for radiant heat, etc. An awareness poster is also available.
Web-based Room Ventilation Calculator
This popular Calculator will soon be available in a web-based format providing a step-by-step approach to determining the adequacy of the ventilation in your class / meeting room
We are in the final stages of testing before launch.
Watch for a launch announcement on our home page towards the end of this week.
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