Bulletin 01: Policies to encourage physical activity at work

2007 Opportunities for Physical Activity at Work Study,

February 10, 2009

The 2007-08 Opportunities for Physical Activity at Work Survey explores the availability of policies that may help to support and encourage physical activity in the workplace either indirectly (e.g. flexible work arrangements to support employee efforts to be more active) or directly ( e.g. permitting employee involvement in special physical activity events during work).



Key Research Area(s)

Policies and Strategies, Workplaces


Adults, Employer



Publication Type

Reports and Publications

Data Collection Method(s)

Administrator-reported key settings data

The CFLRI is currently conducting a study of physical activity opportunities in Canadian schools. If you have received an invitation to participate in this and have any questions regarding the study please contact us at research_recherche@cflri.ca. Thank you for your participation!