Dorothy Wigmore B.SC, M.S., MFA
Speaker Bio
Occupational Health Specialist

An occupational health specialist, writer, and educator, Dorothy is a practitioner of occupational hygiene, ergonomics, work organisation, and participatory education. In her work, she was a pioneer of body maps and workplace (hazard) mapping to see symptoms and hazards with new eyes. She has developed and used a range of innovative tools for inspections, health and safety committee functions and training, general OHS education, chemicals management and substitution, and problem-solving.


In this thought-provoking panel discussion, women in safety and leadership roles share unique perspectives on inequities and gender disparities that can impact workplace well-being for female employees—and identify solutions. Explore the unique challenges women face in various work environments and industries. Examine gender-specific risks, ergonomic considerations, and challenges with personal protective equipment. Consider the needs […]
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