Course Detail: OSHA2255 - OSHA 2255 Principles of Ergonomics

This three day course covers the use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions that cause or contribute to work- related musculoskeletal and nerve disorders.

Topics include: work physiology, anthropometry, musculoskeletal disorders, use of video display terminals, and risk factors such as vibration, temperature, material handling, repetition, and lifting and patient transfers in health care.

Course emphasis is on industrial case studies covering analysis and design of work stations and equipment workshops in manual lifting, and coverage of current OSHA compliance policies and guidelines.

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