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INDUSTRIAL ERGONOMICS

The E.T.: Another Dimension to Worker Safety

The Injured Worker – Now What?

Anti-fatigue Mats

HEALTHCARE ERGONOMICS

The E.T.: Another Dimension to Worker Safety

The Injured Worker – Now What?

Texas and Washington Pass Safe Patient Handling Laws, Rhode Island Introduces Legislation

Patient Safety Errors on the Rise

Nursing Home Settles OSHA Citation over Ergo Issues

OFFICE ERGONOMICS

PT Chair

The E.T.: Another Dimension to Worker Safety

Products – The Popular Expandable Mouse

The Injured Worker – Now What?

The Eye and Ergonomics

A Centered Computer Monitor is Best

VDT’s and Display Colors

New Repetitive Stress Injury Caused by Typing with Thumbs on Hand-Held Devices

ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES &  ERGONOMICS (NOISE, LIGHTING, tEMPERATURE, ETC.)

The Eye and Ergonomics

Determining Noise Risk Factors

Excessive Noise in the Workplace

VDT’s and Display Colors

TREATMENT & DEFINITIONS OF MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS

Intense Stress & Fear Suppress Pain

Reducing the Need for Pain Medication in Hospitalized Patients

Providing an Ergonomic Intervention in Concert with Traditional Physical Therapy

Muscle Injury – Part 2

The Eye and Ergonomics

Muscle Injury – Part 1

Carpal Tunnel Culprits for Commuters

Recovery from Low Back Pain Slower than Expected

The Best Exercises for Women with Chronic Neck Muscle Pain

PREVENTION OF MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS

The E.T.: Another Dimension to Worker Safety

Providing an Ergonomic Intervention in Concert with Traditional Physical Therapy

The Injured Worker – Now What?

Antimicrobial Products

The Eye and Ergonomics

A Centered Computer Monitor is Best

VDT’s and Display Colors

Carpal Tunnel Culprits for Commuters

Anti-fatigue Mats

The Best Exercises for Women with Chronic Neck Muscle Pain

New Repetitive Stress Injury Caused by Typing with Thumbs on Hand-Held Devices

Reduce Disability Claims by 50% with Supervisor Training

Study Links Physical Fitness to Work Performance

Steps to A Healthier US Workforce

PRODUCTS & PPE (PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT)

PT Chair

Products – The Popular Expandable Mouse

Antimicrobial Products

The Final Rule on PPE

Determining Noise Risk Factors

Ergonomic Garden Tools

Anti-fatigue Mats

FITNESS/EXERCISE

Study Links Physical Fitness to Work Performance

WOMEN & ERGONOMICS

The Best Exercises for Women with Chronic Neck Muscle Pain

Women More Prone to Ergo Problems, Say Scientists

SUCCESSFUL ERGONOMICS PROGRAMS

OSHA Notifies 14,000 Employers With High Injury & Illness Rates

Reduce Disability Claims by 50% with Supervisor Training

14,000 Workplaces with High Injury & Illness Rates Notified by OSHA

RISK EVALUATION TOOLS & REPORTS

OSHA’s etool for Electrical Contractors

The E.T.: Another Dimension to Worker Safety

The Injured Worker – Now What?

Job Hazard Anaylses

Driver Safety Program from AARP: Proper Fitting Person in a Car

OSHA’s New Free Printing Industry Ergo e-Tool

GOVERNMENT & LEGAL ISSUES – LAWS, GUIDELINES, OSHA

OSHA’s etool for Electrical Contractors

OSHA Revisited

What the EEOC Says About Testing

The Final Rule on PPE

Excessive Noise in the Workplace

Job Hazard Anaylses

The General Duty Clause

Topics from the Journals and Websites

OSHA Notifies 14,000 Employers With High Injury & Illness Rates

OSHA’s New Free Printing Industry Ergo e-Tool

Texas and Washington Pass Safe Patient Handling Laws, Rhode Island Introduces Legislation

14,000 Workplaces with High Injury & Illness Rates Notified by OSHA

Steps to A Healthier US Workforce

Nursing Home Settles OSHA Citation over Ergo Issues

REFERENCES/BIBLIOGRAPHY/RESEARCH/STATISTICS

Intense Stress & Fear Suppress Pain

What the EEOC Says About Testing

Muscle Injury – Part 2

The Final Rule on PPE

The Eye and Ergonomics

A Centered Computer Monitor is Best

VDT’s and Display Colors

Recovery from Low Back Pain Slower than Expected

The Best Exercises for Women with Chronic Neck Muscle Pain

OSHA’s New Free Printing Industry Ergo e-Tool

Reduce Disability Claims by 50% with Supervisor Training

Steps to A Healthier US Workforce

Women More Prone to Ergo Problems, Say Scientists

PEOPLE IN ERGONOMICS

Reducing the Need for Pain Medication in Hospitalized Patients

Providing an Ergonomic Intervention in Concert with Traditional Physical Therapy

September PT Magazine Profiles PTs and Ergonomics

WORKER PERFORMANCE – EMPLOYEE SCREENING

The E.T.: Another Dimension to Worker Safety

What the EEOC Says About Testing

The Injured Worker – Now What?

Reduce Disability Claims by 50% with Supervisor Training

Workers Average Three Productive Days Each Week

Study Links Physical Fitness to Work Performance

AGING WORKERS

Driver Safety Program from AARP: Proper Fitting Person in a Car

OTHER

Back School of Atlanta Newsletter: Aging Workforce

Ergo News from Back School of Atlanta, Vol. II, Issue 6

Ergo News from Back School of Atlanta, Vol. II, Issue 5

Ergo News from Back School of Atlanta, Vol. II, Issue 4

ERGO NEWS from Back School of Atlanta

Back School of Atlanta Newsletter, Volume II, Issue 2

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