News briefsRSI on the rise • Canadian firms acting to improve wellness • E-sizing • Pension funds rebounding • Highest paid U.S. HR exec • Evacuation policies lacking for work in hot spots • D.I.Y. work-life balanceBy 09/08/2003|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/22/2003 RSI on the riseOttawa — Ten per cent of Canadian adults had a repetitive strain injury serious enough to limit their normal activities in 2000-2001, according to Statistics Canada. In 1996-1997, just eight per cent of adults reported the problem. Work-related activities were the number one cause of repetitive strain injuries, according to the report, which supports the association between work stress and repetitive strain injuries. Canadian firms acting to improve wellnessToronto To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.