Monthly Archives: July 2013

OSHA’s renewed campaign to reduce MSDs among nurses

A new outreach campaign by OSHA aims to protect┬áhealth care workers from hazards causing musculoskeletal disorders. The leading cause of injuries among health care workers remains improper patient handling. Last week the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health … Continue reading

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How Ergonomic is your Workspace?

You have an ergonomic chair, a split keyboard, even a footrest. So far so good, but is this enough to deem your workspace ergonomic? Fact is, the measurable benefits of an ergonomic workspace depend of the sum of its parts. … Continue reading

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