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Detalles del evento

 

Imprima y guarde

Toronto

Occupational health and safety of foreign-born workers

Fecha y hora

2012.03.03, 10:45 AM to 10:45 AM

Detalles

Occupational health and safety of foreign-born workers
This workshop brings together representatives from multiple perspectives to examine knowledge and gaps in research and practice related to the workplace health and safety of foreign-born workers. It discusses inequalities by immigrant and migrant status across various dimensions of health and safety including exposure to risks, compensation and prevention.

Organizer / Organisateur
Stephanie Premji, McMaster University

Participants
Sylvie Gravel, Université du Québec à Montréal
Occupational health and safety in small enterprises employing immigrants

Belia Berrocal, Industrial Accident Victims' Group of Ontario
Immigrant workers' experiences with the Ontario workers' compensation system

Andria Babbington, UNITE HERE
Health and safety issues affecting immigrant workers in the hotel sector

Stephanie Premji, McMaster University
A conceptual model of the production of inequalities in occupational health by immigrant and migrant status

Betty Pirs, WorkSafe BC
Seasonal Agriculture Workers from Mexico - Expanding the Borders of Workplace Health and Safety

Chair / Modérateur
Stephanie Premji, McMaster University

Lugar

14th Metropolis Conference

Venue description

Westin Harbour Castle
1 Harbour Square

Dirección

(Westin Harbour Castle) 1 Harbour Square

Ciudad

Toronto

País

Canada

Conexiones

Los sectores económicos

Agriculture and horticulture workers, Occupations in services - Domestic work, Sales and service occupations - general, Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations - general, Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations - general, Labourers in food, beverage and associated products processing, Dancers, y Otro

Tipos de contenido

Policy analysis

Los grupos destinatarios

Legisladores, Los investigadores, y ONG / grupos comunitarios / redes de solidaridad

Áreas de regulación

Salud y Seguridad

Relevancia geográfica

Canada, Ontario, Alberta, México, Manitoba, Quebec, Colombia Británica, Otras provincias, Federal, y Nueva Escocia

Idiomas

Inglés