Monthly Archives: July 2014

Why Ergonomics is Essential for Healthcare

In the news release, Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Requiring Days Away From Work, 2012, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported that healthcare workers suffer from the highest numbers of ergonomic-type musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). Supporting a productive, injury-free staff … Continue reading

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