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Jan 16, 2017
Humanics Ergonomics - Office Ergonomics and More

http://humanics-es.com/ergonomics.htm

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

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/officeenvironment/default.html

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 - MayoClinic.com

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/office-stretches/MY00921

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

Source: MayoClinic.com

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

http://www.ergoweb.com/news/detail.cfm?id=2501

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)

http://cap.mil/Documents/CAP_Ergo_Guide.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

http://www.safecomputingtips.com/

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

Source: Safe Computing Tips.com

Dec 01, 2002
Office Ergonomics Training

http://www.office-ergo.com/

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