What Is Ergonomics ?
ERGONOMICS is essentially about “fitting work to people“. It is the process of designing or arranging workplaces, products and systems so that they fit the people who use them.
How we use Ergonomics to Help your Business
We use Ergonomics to better improve the working conditions of your company and movement techniques of your workers, which will enable us to produce more efficient and productive workers.
Ergonomics in the Workplace
Ergonomics play an important role in the workplace and can be the difference between a productive worker and a non-productive worker. Poor ergonomics can cause various problems such as:
Tension in the hands & arms.
Tight muscles and joints
These problems inevitably affect productivity.
Ergonomic assessments of workstations and movement techniques identify various aspects and features such as:
Equipment set-up, eg. Computer screens, telephone, keyboard etc
Repetition of Movement
Benefits of Ergonomic Workstations
Increase overall comfort
Alleviate pain in affected areas
Reduce fatigue in neck, upper limb and eyes
Reduce probability of errors and associated risks
Enhance awareness and management of risks