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Healthworks and Healthy Posture Inc. Combine Operations

On February 1, 2012 HealthWorks (Calgary based Ergonomic consulting firm) and Healthy Posture Inc. (Toronto based Ergonomic Consulting firm) combined operations under the name HealthWorks to offer a wider range of Ergonomic services across Canada.

Our diverse services to Western & Central Canada includes all aspects of Ergonomic consulting.

HealthWorks which is now operated by Craig Kipling is a diversified, Canadian-based ergonomic company focused on delivering service excellence and innovative ergonomic solutions, to support our clientele.

Setting a Healthy Posture Precedent

Ergonomics: Stopping Injuries Before They Start – New Angles on the Workplace: Ergonomist Diane Stinson is helping to redesign the way we work - by Jaelyn Molyneux, Avenue Magazine, Calgary. Photography by Michael Morrison.

Adjustable surfaces curb unsafe ups and downs - Caitlin Crawshaw, OHS Canada, CANADA’S OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY MAGAZINE.

A Safe and Helpful Lift – by Andrew D’Cruz, OHS Canada, CANADA’S OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY MAGAZINE.

In the Know / Working Comfortably - by Stephanie Sparks, Alberta Venture

Strain of 24/7 work culture taking a toll on our health – by Mike Dempster, Business Edge

Summary: Today’s push for productivity is taking a toll on worker health. Ergonomists are seeing a significant increase in neck and shoulder pain, repetitive strain injury and strained vision. Find out how to avoid developing chronic problems by adjusting your work habits.

Are You Driving Your Way to Chronic Pain? MSI’s in the Transportation Sector – by Allan Sheppard, Occupational Health and Safety Magazine

Summary: The prolonged sitting required of many truck drivers may significantly increase the risk of serious joint, back and muscle injuries. Find out how to combat these static work injuries with simple exercises and proper lifting techniques.