Feb. 28: MSI Reduction Strategy Announced


SAFE Work Manitoba announced a Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention Strategy to address the nearly 6,000 musculoskeletal injuries (MSIs) in Manitoba workplaces each year. The strategy includes:

  • Working with safety partners on resources and training that are industry-specific and accessible online
  • Supporting employers and workers in jobs with high MSI risk
  • Reaching out to youth and young workers to deliver MSI prevention education
  • Building awareness among all Manitobans on how MSIs are caused and how they can be prevented.