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MCat: Ergonomics
Cat: Ergo Hazards

Ergonomics tools and manuals. Principles of ergonomics. Universal design principles. Answers to common questions on RSI. Implementation of ergonomics controls. CTD comparison chart. Lecture notes. Ergo statistics helper. Human Factors Design Guide.

35 Resources
2001 Federal Repealed Ergonomics Standard [961] ?

Information on the federal OSHA's 2000 ergonomics standard that was repealed in 2001

AIHA - Ergonomics Reference Documents [24741] ?

Position statements on ergonomics

Australia: Hazardous Manual Tasks [14529] ?

A model code of practice

BIFMA Office Furniture Guidelines [27643] ?

Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturer’s Association (BIFMA) guidelines for office furniture

Canada: Ergonomic Hazards [17012] ?

Advice on injury prevention

Computer Workstation Ergonomics Tools [2809] ?

Checklist, worksheet, questionnaires

CUErgo Statistics Helper [6308] ?

Helps you decide an appropriate statistical test for your design

Cumulative Trauma Disorders in the Workplace - Bibliography [6222] ?

Historical NIOSH publication on cumulative trauma disorders

Updated Ergonomic Design Guidelines [19428] ?

Design criteria for computer, lab, custodial, dining, customer service counters

Ergonomics 101 [970] ?

Developed to help you understand the science of ergonomics

Ergonomics Glossary [27457] ?

Definitions of ergonomics terms and acronyms

Ergonomics Glossary [40513] ?

A list of terms and their definitions

Updated Ergonomics Glossary of Terms [18377] ?

Alphabetical listing and definition of ergonomics terms

Ergonomics Interventions: So Far Ineffective [37186] ?

A discussion of a literature review conducted in 2009

FAA Human Factors Design Standard [640] ?

Includes both air traffic and technical operations systems and contains a set of standards

Good Ergonomics is Good Economics [pdf] [32140] ?

A sample of a variety of ergonomic interventions

How to Choose an Ergonomic Product [2808] ?

Guidelines for purchasing ergonomic products

Human Engineering Design - US Military Standards [pdf] [27470] ?

Dept of Defense Design Criteria Standard for Human Engineering

Load Carriage in Military Operations [pdf] [39486] ?

Backpacks, rifles, body armor - medical problems associated with load carriage

Musculoskeletal Disorders and Workplace Factors [1650] ?

Epidemiologic evidence of work-related musculoskeletal disorders in the workplace

NASA-STD-3000 Man-Systems Integration Standards [24258] ?

Specific user information to ensure proper integration of human-system interface requirements

NIOSH: Ergonomics [2365] ?

NIOSH documents on musculoskeletal disorders and workplace factors

Observation-Based Posture Assessment: NIOSH Recommendations [40717] ?

To help analyze worker posture, and to help prevent and control occupational musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)

Poor Ergonomics Design Scrapbook [98] ?

Scrapbook of photos illustrating poor ergonomic design

RULA Form [pdf] [973] ?

In graphic format

Snook Tables [26133] ?

Liberty Mutual Tables for Lifting, Carrying, Pushing and Pulling

Spine Research Institute [24740] ?

Research performed by Ohio State Univ

Task, Force and Posture Analysis Handout [pdf] [27453] ?

Improve skill for rating overall job and identifying specific force and posture problems

TCO Certification Database [17424] ?

List of TCO-certified products - listed by manufacturer, brand name, product name, certificate

Universal Design [2478] ?

Educational tools and resources on the subject of universal design, including case studies

Universal Design Principles & Guidelines [3557] ?

Provides a discussion and reference and resources relating to universal design principles

US Army Ergonomics Program [8484] ?

US Army ergonomics program reference materials

US Navy Ergonomics [5503] ?

Materials in use by the US Navy

What is Ergonomics? [5864] ?

A definition of ergonomics and ergonomics design

Work Related Upper Limb Disorders [27452] ?

Background, morbidity patterns, regulatory issues, risk factors and programs


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Equipment Safety / Material Handling
Material handling systems, pallets, etc.

Ergonomics / Anthropometry
Anthropometrics and design considerations in ergonomics

Ergonomics / Ergo Case Studies
Real-life ergonomics studies conducted by universities, consulting firms, etc

Ergonomics / Ergo Hazards
Full text of a design guide, an ergonomics manual, lecture notes and more

Ergonomics / Ergo Research
Ergonomics research facilities - universities, research centers, etc.

Ergonomics / Medical Ergonomics
Clinical practice guidelines, patient handouts on low back pain, CTS, etc.

Ergonomics / OSHA Ergonomics
OSHA technical resources on ergonomics

Ergonomics / Pushing/Pulling Hazards
Guidance on pushing/pulling forces, hand trucks, pallet jacks, etc

Job Analysis / Symptom Surveys
Ergonomics medical symptom survey questionnaires

Safety Forms / Ergonomics Checklists
Checklists designed to evaluate proper ergonomic workstation arrangements

Safety Training / Ergonomics Training
Training guides that simplify ergonomics concepts for the average worker

Software / Ergonomics Software
Ergonomics-related software available for downloading on the internet

US OSHA / OSHA Manuals
Full text of OSHA technical manuals


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