Monthly Archives: August 2013

Can Better Health & Wellness Improve the Effectiveness of Ergonomics?

Dr. Joe Davis, PhD of NC State University Department of Engineering Ergonomics/Biomechanics says “yes”.  NIOSH reports that 80% of US workers will have back pain and 75% of workers will have wrist & hand pain at some time in their … Continue reading

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The Human Performance Connection: Workplace Health Protection & Promotion

Ergonomics is the discipline concerned with the “fit” between the user, equipment and their environments.  Ergonomics as an intervention for health protection has been used on workplaces of every type since ancient Greece in the development of newer and better … Continue reading

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