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February 28 is Repetitive Strain Injuries Awareness Day

  • Content last reviewed: February 2017

Did you know repetitive strain injuries (RSIs) are among the most common types of worker injuries? Attention will be drawn to these types of injuries on February 28 on International Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Awareness Day.

Read the Minister’s statement on Raising Awareness About Repetitive Strain Injuries.

Work shouldn't hurt!

RSIs or musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) describe a collection of painful disorders of the tendons, muscles, nerves and joints in the neck, back, chest, shoulders, arms and hands. This year marks the 18th annual RSI Awareness Day.