Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
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Health and Safety: Teaching Tools
A C T I V I T I E S
ACTIVITY 1

Incorrect Posture

While displaying the slide, ask the class what is wrong with the way the person in the slide is sitting.

Incorrect Posture

Suggested Responses:

  • Chair is too high
  • Head is tilted forward
  • No back support
  • Working with arms raised (unsupported)
  • Bent wrists
  • Unsupported forearms

Incorrect Posture

  • Thighs crammed under worktable
  • Legs are dangling (unsupported)
  • Monitor is too low