Author Archives: ErgoExpert

Beat the Heat with Evaporative PPE

For a wide-range of industries and high-risk tasks, PPE – Personal Protective Equipment – plays a valued role in reducing employee exposure to potentially hazardous working conditions. And this time of year, with temperatures heating up, worker heat fatigue is … Continue reading

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Work Shouldn’t Be a Pain

Work injuries associated with poor posture, overexertion and repeated tasks are costly. The good news is they are preventable in most cases, if you know what ergonomic issues to look for, and these risks can often be eliminated with early … Continue reading

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June is National Safety Month!

It’s no secret that employees perform more efficiently when they feel comfortable and safe. The way to support this at your organization is simple: design ergonomic risks out of the workplace, and provide workers with high-quality safety and ergonomic solutions … Continue reading

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The Must-Have Workplace Safety & Ergonomics Resource

The 2015-2016 AliMed Ergonomics Catalog is here, and full of a broad range of ergonomic solutions to meet your workplace needs. If you haven’t already received your copy, be sure to request one at AliMed.com!

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Introducing the EZ Dump SmartCanMax

Check out one of our newest products for Spring 2015: The SmartCanMax from EZ Dump. Truly an innovative ergonomic solution! See how it works                                 … Continue reading

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PPE: Head to Toe Protection

By understanding the strength and movement capabilities, and the physical limits of employees on the shop floor, forward-thinking organizations can implement safety and ergonomic solutions that help reduce employee exposure to work-related risks. This includes providing workers with Personal Protective … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinar: 5 Ways to Get Buy-In for Ergonomics

Efforts to get buy-in for ergonomics initiatives often fall short for a variety of reasons, including poor presentation of the opportunity, no clear deployment strategy, and little or no effort to monitor and adjust the process as needed. The good … Continue reading

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Ergonomics: Benefits Beyond Injury Reduction

Ergonomics encompasses more than just worker safety. In fact, the science of ergonomics goes beyond adjusting workstation components to better fit the user, and also plays a vital role in organization-wide transformation initiatives. Leading ergonomists are encouraging businesses to recognize … Continue reading

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Ergonomics and Safety: A Winning Partnership

Ergonomics and Safety are two distinct human factors sciences. However, when the two are paired as part of a productivity improvement effort, they complement injury prevention strategies, improve systems & product design, and improve overall worker safety. More Than Injury … Continue reading

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Essential Ergonomic Solutions for Any Workplace

When it comes to ergonomics, we often talk about challenges pertaining to workers in traditional office settings. However, staff in manufacturing facilities and healthcare settings, for example, deal with many of the same issues and challenges found in these workplaces. Multi-tasking … Continue reading

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