Musculoskeletal Disorders Infographic

Preview image of Musculoskeletal Disorders Infographic poster
English / French

27.9 cm by 43.2 cm

11 in by 17 in

Free Download

This poster is offered as a free download and is not intended, nor approved for reproduction or commercial use.


From carpal tunnel syndrome to tendonitis to tension neck syndrome, musculoskeletal disorders are the most frequent type of lost-time injury and the single largest source of lost-time costs in Canada.

Share this infographic outlining common causes and symptoms, and some actions that employers can take to address this issue, including the development of a prevention program and encouragement of early reporting from workers.

About CCOHS Infographics

Infographics are designed to be read online, so we encourage you to share them to your online social networks and e-mail. When printing our infographics, please note that they are optimized for 11 by 17 inch paper. We also develop larger posters ideal for printing and display, based on the guidance offered in our infographics.

We also offer a fast facts card of this infographic for handing out at work.

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