Ergonomics

Monday
10:15 – 11:15 am

Grand Ballrooms 9 & 10
Convention Level


Work-related musculoskeletal and nerve disorders and measures to improve worker safety and health will be the focus of this session. Topics to be discussed include: identifying work-related musculoskeletal and nerve disorders; describing risk factors associated with these disorders; ergonomic control measures applied to such conditions; an analysis of manual lifting tasks and estimated reasonable limits; descriptions of the components of a successful ergonomics program; and a discussion of OSHA’s current enforcement policies.

Speaker:
Thomas Bernard, PhD
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

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