Mission Statement

To promote, through a system of policy, program and professional certification, the international acceptance, continued development and broad-based implementation of consensus-based, outcome focused Disability Management policies, programs and professional standards. This will be accomplished within an economically and socially balanced framework.

Latest News

  • USW approves Resolution re RTW Programs

    The United Steelworkers endorsed a Resolution at its National Policy Conference re RTW / Disability Prevention Programs The United Steelworkers (USW), the largest private sector union in North America with more than 225,000 members in Canada and more than 800,000 members continent-wide, endorsed a Resolution at its National Policy Conference on April 7 in Montreal, […]

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  • IFDM 2016


    For the first time in Asia, IFDM 2016 will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 22-24, 2016. Registration opens April 1, 2015. For more details on the conference and to download the brochure, please visit the website: IFDM 2016  

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  • WSIB Adopts International Disability Management Self Assessment Tool

    John Slinger, Chief Operating Officer of the Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB), and NIDMAR Board Member, Judy Geary, signed a Memorandum of Agreement which provides employers across Ontario with access to the DMSA via a link on the WSIB’s website. Full story

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  • Calculators now available for individuals, employers and social security agencies (occupational and non-occupational sectors)

    With the generous financial support of the IBM Cύram Research Institute and, as part of a collaborative effort involving the German Workers Compensation System (DGUV), the International Social Security Association (ISSA), and the National Institute of Disability Management and Research (NIDMAR), three calculators were developed which are designed to allow individuals, employers, and social security […]

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