In support of migrant farm worker communities and those working with them OHCOW organized the Ontario Migrant Farm Worker Health Forum, a unique opportunity to bring stakeholders together to share best practices, and explore innovative ideas to improve access to quality care for migrant farm workers.
This event hosted by OHCOW with the aim of sharing information on Occupational Health and Disease Prevention with Ontario Ministry of Labour Occupational Health and Safety Prevention System partners. Several of the presenters have graciously agreed to allow public access.
Workplace injuries such as repetitive strain injuries (RSI's) account for 42% of all lost time claims and 50% of all lost time days. To increase awareness on these issues, the Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) is pleased to offer RSI PLUS Awareness Day.
The Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers Inc. (OHCOW) was pleased to announce the Grand Opening of its new Eastern Region Clinic. The official announcement and ribbon cutting will be done by the Minister of Labour, Kevin Flynn.