Repetitive Strain Injury

June 19, 2015
The Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) has tabled bargaining demands calling for improvements to the working conditions of federal call centre workers.
June 9, 2015
 Actions that can be undertaken in locals and at the workplace Communication and mobilization Locals with members employed in contact centres can:
June 9, 2015
The action plan lays out steps the PSAC and Component leadership are prepared to take. 
February 18, 2014
Every year some 2.3 million Canadian adults are affected by some form of Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSIs) or Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSIs), severely limiting their ability to work and affecting their lives.
January 29, 2010
Also called cumulative trauma disorders (CTD), repetitive trauma, repetitive injury, RSIs refer to a range of disabling injuries of the soft tissues, usually of the hands, wrists, forearms, shoulders, back and legs. The different terms indicate that such injuries involve repetition, and that they can also be caused by force, rapid movement, excessive strain, uncomfortable positioning of limbs or being in a constrained position over long periods.