Category Archives: Ergonomic Research

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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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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Ergo Essentials: Proper Office Lighting

For decades, office lighting schemes were designed around the belief that more light would lead to better visual performance—the brighter, the better—and to a more productive workforce. Turns out the only measurable results from an over-lit workplace are increased energy … Continue reading

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Are you ready for Ergo Expo 2014?

The 2014 Ergo Expo – the largest ergonomics event in the nation – will be held next month at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas. Ergo Expo kicks off with conferences and the opening night reception Tuesday December 2rd, and then the … Continue reading

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Ergonomics = Safety in Any Workplace

Supportive, easy-to-use ergonomic products and accessories play an essential role in supporting the overall health and safety of workers in any workplace and provide the following benefits: ▪   Improved comfort ▪   Increased productivity ▪   Improved morale ▪ … Continue reading

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Everyone Wins with Good Ergonomics

National Ergonomics Month, Week 4 theme: Worker safety in any workplace Supporting a productive, injury-free staff in any facility means equipping them with ergonomic tools that are adjustable and designed to accommodate the wide range of body sizes and shapes. … Continue reading

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The Importance of an Ergonomic Mouse

Tip of the week: Work safely with an ergonomic mouse/computer input device Ergonomically designed computer mice and input devices help prevent fatigue from overuse and combat carpal tunnel syndrome by keeping hands and wrists in a natural position and arms … Continue reading

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Keep Up the Good Posture!

Tip of the week: Keep your body well positioned for a more comfortable, productive workday Aches, pains, and injuries resulting from poor posture and discomfort are costly yet preventable in most cases with simple, ergonomic solutions. These injuries often present … Continue reading

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Did you know? October is National Ergonomics Month!

October 2014 is National Ergonomics Month (NEM), and we’re celebrating! The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, as a way to highlight the benefits of ergonomics to corporate executives, students, and the general public, established NEM in 2003. So, here at AliMed, … Continue reading

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