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Ergonomics essentially is the study of work. Understanding ergonomics, its goals, and the rules and regulations that govern ergonomic programs is essential to reduce the health and safety risk to employees. This Ergonomics Impact explores the key components of a workplace ergonomics program that keeps employees safe and comfortable, and how it makes them more productive. In this Impact series installment, Frank Rooney explains the use of ergonomics in workplace programs.
All persons who have work activities that involve physical efforts involving lifting and handling materials or objects or actions that involve repetitive motions or other procedures that may be related to musculoskeletal disorders or MSDs, and employers who may be responsible for implementing an ergonomics program