Ergonomic

Ergonomics is matching the job to the worker and product to the user. Access information and resources on workplace design and considerations, work-related musculoskeletal disorders, related risks, and helpful exercises.

Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs)

Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) are a group of painful disorders of muscles, tendons, and nerves. Injuries can...

Lifting, pushing, pulling

Manual materials handling (MMH) means moving or handling things by lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling,...

Lighting

Whether in industrial or office settings, proper lighting makes all work tasks easier. Appropriate lighting can...

Office

Working in an office may seem harmless but musculoskeletal injuries can develop over time, especially for...

Sitting, standing, …

Continuous standing or sitting while working is a common source of discomfort and fatigue. Frequent changes of...

Shiftwork

A reality for about 25 percent of North American workers, shiftwork can disrupt workers' family and personal...

Tools

For many workers, tools are a necessary part of getting the job done. Select tools that are right for the task,...