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Occupational Health and Safety

Occupational health and safety
Worker's compensation



Recent Publications

Rendre visibles les lésions professionnelles des travailleuses : deux pas en avant, un pas en arrière
Katherine Lippel. Genre, conditions de travail et santé. Qu’est-ce qui a changé? Institut syndical Européen (ETUI), Rapport 143 (95–103). 2020. (OPEN ACCESS)

Return to work and ripple effects on family for precariously employed injured workers
Sonja Senthanar, Ellen MacEachen & Katherine Lippel. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2020. (OPEN ACCESS)

Regulatory contexts affecting work reintegration of people with chronic disease and disabilities: An international perspective
Katherine Lippel. Disability, Work and Health. 2020.

Les inégalités sociales et la santé au travail : le rôle des contraintes professionnelles sur l’absence du travail associée aux troubles musculo-squelettiques
Katherine Lippel (co-auteur). Centre d'expertise et de référence en santé publique. 2019. (ACCÈS LIBRE)

Women's occupational health and safety: Examining the meeting of law and science through a gender lens
Katherine Lippel. Working Women in Canada: An Intersectional Approach. 2019.

Work injuries in internal migrants to Alberta, Canada. Do Workers' Compensation records provide an unbiased estimate of risk?
Katherine Lippel (co-author). American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2019.

Mapping first-line healthcare providers’ roles, practices and impacts on care for workers with compensable musculoskeletal disorders in four jurisdictions: A critical interpretive synthesis
Katherine Lippel (co-author). American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2019.

Representing miners in arrangements for safety and health in coal mining: a global perspective
Katherine Lippel (co-author). IOSH. 2018. (OPEN ACCESS)

Workers’ Compensation for Work-Related Mental Health Problems: An Overview of Québec Law.
Katherine Lippel. Psychosocial Risks in Labour and Social Security Law: A Comparative Legal Overview. 2017.


Recent Media

COVID-19 and Canada’s Mobile Labour Force
Katherine Lippel et al. Migration & (Im)mobility Magazine. June 2020.

More Canadians are refusing work due to COVID-19—but it's tough to get authorities to agree
w/ Katherine Lippel. CBC News. June 2020.

Il faut protéger les plus vulnérables
w/ Katherine Lippel. Le devoir. May 2020.

Leaving no one behind with COVID-19
Katherine Lippel. Toronto Star. March 2020.

"We’re focusing on the most invisible of injuries": Research project targets mental health at work
w/ Ivy Lynn Bourgeault. Global News. Jan 2019.

Penalties when workers die on the job don't go far enough, say labour groups, families
w/ Katherine Lippel. CBC News. Nov 2017.

Undercover in temp nation
w/ Katherine Lippel. Toronto Star. Sept 2017.

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