Our Research

SafetyNet supports research projects on a broad range of topics related to occupational health and safety - ongoing, recently completed, and archived. Click on the project headings to learn more.

Current Research

 Newfoundland and Labrador Dialogue on Return to Work

Worker Health and Wellbeing amid COVID-19

Noise and Vibration

OHS Research in the Ocean Frontiers Institute

Working Together: Unpacking What Works in Return-To-Work

Psychological Health, Wellness and Work

Return to Work Among Mobile Workers from Atlantic Canada

Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy (CRWDP)

On the Move Partnership

Rural Policy Learning Commons

Recently Completed

 Health & Safety Climate at Memorial University

Weather and Fishing Safety in Newfoundland Story Map

Evidence in Context for Occupational Health & Safety (EC-OHS)

Agricultural Safety Research and Knowledge Mobilization for NL

Preventing Occupational Disease

Engaging Health Care Providers in Return to Work

Tracking Occupational Exposure and Disease

Participatory Ergonomics

PTSD Conference 2016

Atlantic Network for Research in Forestry OHS

A Second Wind

Shellfish Processing OHS


 Safe Wharves

Baie Verte Miners' Registry

Educational Offerings in OHS

Occupational Asthma in Snow Crab Processing Workers

Cumulative Trauma Disorders in Snow Crab Processing Workers


Styrene Exposure and Perceptions of Risk in the Fiberglass Boat Building Industry: A Community-Based Comparison

Offshore Employment: Implications for Health and Well-Being of Individuals, Families and Communities

Consensus-Based Evaluation of Safety Management Systems: A Model and Pilot Studies in Oil Refining and Mining

Surface Exposure to Cold

Cognition During Exposure to Cold

Work and Performance in Cold Deep-Sea Conditions

Atlantic Networks for Prevention Research - Workplace Research Unit (ANPR-WRU)

Eastern Canada Research Consortium on Workplace Health and Safety