Ergonomics


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Back support belts can help reduce back injuries, but only if used properly. Find out what you need to know before using them.

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Truck driving is one of the few industries that may be getting less safe. Find out what the hazards are and how truckers can protect...

Safety With Purpose #11 - Work Stretching Programs with Bryan McWhorter Safety With Purpose #11 - Work Stretching Programs with Bryan McWhorter Safety With Purpose #11 - Work Stretching Programs with Bryan McWhorter Safety With Purpose #11 - Work Stretching Programs with Bryan McWhorter


In this episode of Safety With Purpose we are talking to Bryan McWhorter about creating work stretching programs for our teams and...

Safety With Purpose #8 - Is Your Desk Job Killing You With Bryan McWhorter Safety With Purpose #8 - Is Your Desk Job Killing You With Bryan McWhorter Safety With Purpose #8 - Is Your Desk Job Killing You With Bryan McWhorter Safety With Purpose #8 - Is Your Desk Job Killing You With Bryan McWhorter


Is Your Desk Job Killing You? This episode we are talking about being stationary and how that impacts your health with Bryan McWhorter of...

Workplace stretching programs are a great way to supplement ergonomic programs Workplace stretching programs are a great way to supplement ergonomic programs Workplace stretching programs are a great way to supplement ergonomic programs Workplace stretching programs are a great way to supplement ergonomic programs


Workplace stretching programs are growing in popularity, but how well do they work? Learn about the benefits of pre-work stretching.

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MSDs are common but highly preventable work-related injuries. Find out what causes them and what steps you can take to prevent them.

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Fatigue is a serious safety hazard but it's often invisible. Find out how to spot fatigue in workers and what you can do about it.

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It doesn't take much to get a painful ergonomic injury. Find out about the 5 most common ways of getting one and how to prevent them.

Safety Mats: The Easiest Safety Decision You Will Ever Make Safety Mats: The Easiest Safety Decision You Will Ever Make Safety Mats: The Easiest Safety Decision You Will Ever Make Safety Mats: The Easiest Safety Decision You Will Ever Make


Slips and falls are a serious danger in many workplaces. Find out how a safety mat can help you prevent them and improve productivity.

Safe Lifting: Don't Put Your Back on the Line Safe Lifting: Don't Put Your Back on the Line Safe Lifting: Don't Put Your Back on the Line Safe Lifting: Don't Put Your Back on the Line


Lifting seems straightforward but shouldn't be taken lightly. Learn about proper lifting techniques and important protective equipment.

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Higher diversity in the workforce presents an opportunity for better design. Find out how you can build workplace environments that benefit...

7 Ergonomic Solutions That Can Hamper Our Personal Well-Being 7 Ergonomic Solutions That Can Hamper Our Personal Well-Being 7 Ergonomic Solutions That Can Hamper Our Personal Well-Being 7 Ergonomic Solutions That Can Hamper Our Personal Well-Being


Not all ergonomic solutions are practical. Find out what common solutions are not viable in typical workplaces.

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Learn the most pressing ergonomics issues and how to address them.

Warm-up Programs for Construction Workers Warm-up Programs for Construction Workers Warm-up Programs for Construction Workers Warm-up Programs for Construction Workers


Many of the injuries suffered by construction workers are musculoskeletal in nature. It may come as a surprise, but a professional warm-up...

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Studies have shown that extended seated work increases the risk of cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, and a number of other chronic...

Considerations When Introducing Sit Stand Work Stations Considerations When Introducing Sit Stand Work Stations Considerations When Introducing Sit Stand Work Stations Considerations When Introducing Sit Stand Work Stations


Sit stand work stations are becoming increasingly popular in office environments as a way of preventing injuries associated with prolonged...

Navigating the Journey Through Our Workday Navigating the Journey Through Our Workday Navigating the Journey Through Our Workday Navigating the Journey Through Our Workday


Ergonomic office tools are of little advantage if they are not used to their full potential.

How Your Computer’s Display Settings May Influence Your Back and Neck How Your Computer’s Display Settings May Influence Your Back and Neck How Your Computer’s Display Settings May Influence Your Back and Neck How Your Computer’s Display Settings May Influence Your Back and Neck


Despite investment in adjustable ergonomics office chairs and work surfaces, it has become very common for office workers to continue to...

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It has been said in recent years that sitting is the new smoking. Learn why sedentary desk jobs are a health risk, and what you can do to...