Elements Of Ergonomics Programs: A Primer Based On Workplace Evaluations Of Musculoskeletal Disorders by Alexander L. Cohen, Christopher C. Gjessing, Lawrence J. Fine, Bruce P. Bernard | | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
Elements Of Ergonomics Programs: A Primer Based On Workplace Evaluations Of Musculoskeletal Disorders

Elements Of Ergonomics Programs: A Primer Based On Workplace Evaluations Of Musculoskeletal Disorders

by Alexander L. Cohen, Christopher C. Gjessing, Lawrence J. Fine, Bruce P. Bernard
     
 
This primer describes the basic elements of a workplace program aimed at preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs). Management commitment, worker participation, and training are addressed along with procedures for identifying evaluating, and controlling risk factors for WMSDs. The text cites NIOSH ergonomics investigations to illustrate practical ways

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This primer describes the basic elements of a workplace program aimed at preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs). Management commitment, worker participation, and training are addressed along with procedures for identifying evaluating, and controlling risk factors for WMSDs. The text cites NIOSH ergonomics investigations to illustrate practical ways for meeting program needs. The primer includes a "toolbox," which is a collection of techniques, methods, reference materials, and sources for other information that can help in program development.

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ISBN-13:
2940013341173
Publisher:
1001 Property Solutions LLC
Publication date:
10/02/2011
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NOOK Book
File size:
19 MB
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