Ergonomics

Ergonomics as Hand Protection

By Tracy Hansen, Contributor When we think of hand protection we often think of gloves: gloves with myriad materials and surfaces and flex to protect working hands on the job. But, hand protection is more […]

Ergonomics

Adding Fuel to Your Ergonomics Process

Mike Wynn, Contributor Effective ergonomics processes focus on two things: reducing ergonomics risks in current operations and ensuring the ergonomics acceptability of new products and equipment that shape future operations. They emphasize engineering controls, changes to […]

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Ergonomics

Safety in Automation: for Ergonomics’ Sake

Authored By: Miia Vironen, Contributor Most traditional warehouses require employees to manually lift, carry and lower often-heavy containers of goods. With repetitive twisting, turning and reaching, these actions put warehouse staff at constant risk of […]