Another informative podcast by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS).
Shedding Light on Computer Vision Syndrome

Description: Dr. Cheryl Zimmer from the Canadian Association of Optometrists discusses Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS). Listen to this podcast to find out how to identify, treat and prevent this common condition affecting workers in the computerized workplace.

  • Released: October 24, 2012
  • File Size: 8.2 KB
  • Length: 8:45 min

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<< Shedding Light on Computer Vision Syndrome >>

Mme Cheryl Zimmer, de l'Association canadienne des optométrists, parle du syndrome du travail sur écran. Découvrez comment reconnaître, traiter et éviter ce problème courant pouvant toucher les grands utilisateurs d'appareils informatisés et les personnes qui utilisent un ordinateur au travail.

  • Date de diffusion : le 24 octobre 2012
  • Taille du fichier: 8.2 kb 
  • Durée: 8:45 minutes 

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Direct download: Episode70_CVS_DrCherylZimmer.mp3
Category:Physical Agents -- posted at: 4:19pm EST
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Radiation in the Workplace: The Safety Side

Join CCOHS and Claire Cohalan, Radiation Scientist at the Radiation Safety Institute of Canada for the second of this two-part mini-series on radiation in the workplace. This episode focuses on safety and how workers can protect themselves from radiation in the workplace. Part one of the series is entitled Radiation in the Workplace: The Basics.

Released: December 14, 2011
File Size: 7.38 MB
Length: 8:03 minutes

Direct download: Episode57_RadiationSafetyPartTwo.mp3
Category:Physical Agents -- posted at: 10:40am EST
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Radiation in the Workplace: The Basics

Join CCOHS and Claire Cohalan, Radiation Scientist at the Radiation Safety Institute of Canada in this special two-part mini-series on radiation in the workplace. This episode focuses on radiation basics such as what is radiation, where it can be found and the health effects to workers.

Released: November 10, 2011
File Size: 8.64 MB
Length: 9:26 minutes

Direct download: Episode56_RadiationSafetyPartOne.mp3
Category:Physical Agents -- posted at: 8:20am EST
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Noise Control in the Workplace

Description: Sound can be hazardous to a person's hearing if it’s too loud or exposure is too long. Emma Ashurst, occupational health and safety specialist with CCOHS, joins us to explain the limits of noise, their effects and how we can control them.

Released: April 20, 2011

Availability: On Demand – Listen to it now!

File Size: 7.4 MB

Length: 7:57 minutes

Price: FREE!

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<< Noise Control in the Workplace >>

Description : Le bruit peut poser un risque pour l’ouïe s’il est trop fort ou si l’exposition à ce dernier est trop longue. Emma Ashurst, spécialiste de la santé et de la sécurité au travail du CCHST, se joint à nous pour expliquer les limites d’exposition au bruit, ses effets sur la santé et la façon dont nous pouvons le maîtriser.

Date de diffusion : Le 20 avril 2011

Accessibilité : Sur demande – Écoutez-le immédiatement!

Taille du fichier : 7,4 mb

Durée : 7:57 minutes

Prix: GRATUIT!

Direct download: Episode44_NoiseControl.mp3
Category:Physical Agents -- posted at: 2:38pm EST
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Lightning Safety

Description: CCOHS discusses how to stay safe while working outdoors during a lightning storm.

Released: July 22, 2010

Availability: On Demand – Listen to it now!

File Size: 4.83 MB

Length: 5:17 minutes

Price: FREE!

Direct download: Episode26_OSHA_Lightning.mp3
Category:Physical Agents -- posted at: 12:48pm EST
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Safety in the Sun

Description: CCOHS discusses the importance of staying safe while working in the sun and the preventative measures you can take to protect yourself from harmful UV rays.

Released: June 17, 2010

Availability: On Demand – Listen to it now!

File Size: 3:56 MB

Length: 3:53 minutes

Price: FREE

Direct download: Episode24_OSHA_SafetyinSun.mp3
Category:Physical Agents -- posted at: 10:15am EST
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Description: Occupational noise is one of the most common health hazards in the workplace and can affect people differently, depending on how susceptible they are. CCOHS explains the types of workplace noise and how it can affect your health.

Released: November 17, 2009

Availability: On Demand - Listen to it now!

File Size: 3.99 MB

Length: 4:22 minutes

Price: FREE

Direct download: Episode10_OSHA_WorkplaceNoise_Final.mp3
Category:Physical Agents -- posted at: 10:14am EST
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