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BOS 3701, INDUSTRIAL ERGONOMICS UNIT III ASSIGNMENT To better assist Amy with her current health issues that might have been caused by the type of work she performs on a daily basis, as well as the set-up of her workstation , it is a good idea to put a team together that can collectively access and recommend changes to the workstation or routine procedures that may be contributing to Amy’s health c oncerns. I feel the 1 st step should be to review the developing Job Safety Analysis for her current job as a cashier at a retail store, working between 8 to 12 hours a day. Amy is now experiencing knee, hip and lower backpain after working her shift. I would also talk to other employees doing the work and observe what her duties are and what her working conditions were through-out the work day. This is called a Worksite Analysis. A basic team in my mind will consist of an Ergonomist or an individual that is certified with workstation ergonomics and injury prevention; also, a Nurse or health care professional. Another individual that I would add to my team would be a union representative, employee representative,
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  • Fall '15
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  • Occupational safety and health, supervisor

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