Ergonomics includes the scientific study of people at work. The goal of ergonomics is to reduce stress and eliminate injuries and disorders associated with the overuse of soft tissues. This course will help you gain a basic understanding of the hazards and best practices associated with ergonomics in general industry.

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Modules: 2
Hours: 1
Sectors: All Industries


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  • Key Topics

    • Definition of Ergonomics
    • Risk Factors Inherent in the Worker, Task, and Environment
    • Worker Risk Factors
    • Task Risk Factors
    • Environmental Risk Factors
    • Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs)
    • Hierarchy of Controls
    • Safe Lifting Techniques
    • Prioritizing Jobs With a JHA
  • Target Audience

    • Employee
    • Supervisor