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WORKER Ergonomics Scientific Management Frederick Taylor World War II focus
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Ergonomics “The Science of Work” Knowledge of human abilities, limitations, & characteristics relevant to design.
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Ergonomics Discipline Industrial Ergonomics Physical aspects of work Human capabilities Human Factors Psychological aspects of work Mental aspects
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Workplace Worker attributes Work setting Work environment As physical demands of task increase, risk of injury increases
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Work Risk Factors Task Physical Characteristics Interaction of worker and work setting Posture, Force, Velocity, Exertion, Repetition, Duration, Recovery time, Heavy exertion, Segmental vibration
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Work Risk Factors Environmental Factors Interaction of worker and work environment Heat stress, Cold stress, Whole body vibration, Lighting, Noise
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Task Physical Posture Force Velocity Exertion Repetition Duration Recovery time Heavy exertion Segmental vibration
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Environmental Heat stress Cold stress Whole body vibration Lighting Noise
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Workstation Design Sitting workstation Standing Workstation
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Proper Body Mechanics Bending Lifting Carrying
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Multitasking Doing more than one thing at a time Juggling work demands Does it help???
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