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Jan 16, 2017
Humanics Ergonomics - Office Ergonomics and More

Information provided by Humanics Ergonomics on anthropometrics, ergonomic tools, seating, products, injury data, ergonomic reports and much more.

Source: Humanics Ergonomics

Dec 01, 2016
Office Environment

A well-designed office allows each employee to work comfortably without needing to over-reach, sit or stand too long, or use awkward postures (correct ergonomic design).

Source: NIOSH

Nov 01, 2010
Office Stretches: How-to video collection -

Working at a desk all day can take a toll on your neck, shoulders and other muscles. Office stretches to the rescue! By Mayo Clinic staff


Oct 01, 2010
Ergonomics Today: Office Ergonomics - Web-based Training Improves Outcomes

This October 14, 2010 article by Gene Kay in Ergonomics Today addresses the positive value of web-based ergonomic training.

Source: ergoweb

Mar 01, 2010
Workplace Ergonomics Reference Guide - 2nd Edition (PDF)

This is a publication of the Computer/Electronic Accommodations Program (CAP) Work Life Wellness Program. This guide provides illustrations of proper workstation ergonomics and a checklist for implementation of these strategies as well as tips for prevention of repetitive stress injuries.

Source: DOD

Sep 01, 2007
Office Ergonomics

This blog about office ergonomics addresses various topics and issues related to ergonomics and injury prevention.

Source: Safe Computing

Dec 01, 2002
Office Ergonomics Training

This site contains office ergonomics information aimed at ergonomics committee members as well as office workers in general. The information here is based on the research literature whenever possible...

Source: Office Ergonomics Training