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Ergonomics project

  1. 1. Tammy F.<br />Katy Newsome<br />Lynne Vandekerckhove<br />Danielle Yoder<br />Ergonomics<br />
  2. 2. What is Ergonomics?<br /><ul><li>“An applied science concerned with designing and arranging things people use so that the people and things interact most efficiently and safely.” (Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary)
  3. 3. Repetitive strain injuries and musculoskeletal disorders often result from using equipment that is not ergonomically correct
  4. 4. As a result, having an ergonomically correct home office prevents long term injury and pain.</li></li></ul><li>
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  12. 12. Ergonomic Office<br />
  13. 13. Sources<br />Best Ergonomic Office Chairs: Office Chair Reviews. (n.d.). Retrieved September 2011, from Product Reviews and Reports: http://www.consumersearch.com/office-chairs<br />Ergonomic Mouse: Best Ergonomic Mice. (n.d.). Retrieved September 2011, from Keyboard Trays, Ergonomic Mouse, Computer Chairs: ErgodirectUSA: http://www.ergodirectusa.com/Ergonomic-Mouse-s/3.htm<br />Ergonomic Task Lighting from Humanscale. (n.d.). Retrieved September 2011, from Human Scale: Ergonomic office chairs and ergo tools: http://www.humanscale.com/products/category_detail.cfm?category=lighting<br />Ergonomic Wirst Supports. (n.d.). Retrieved September 2011, from Rehabmart.com- Discount Medical Supplies, dme, and online medical supply: http://www.rehabmart.com/category/Ergonomic_Wrist_Supports.htm<br />Height Adjustable Furniture and Tables from anthro.com. (n.d.). Retrieved September 2011, from Anthro: Ergonomic Desks, Furniture, PACS Work Stations, Lab Carts, Work Benches: http://www.anthro.com/furniture.aspx?computer-cart=height-adjustable-desks&gclid=CKnA--bbpKsCFc465Qod4yza0Q<br />Human Scale. (n.d.). Retrieved September 2011, from Human Scale: Ergonomic office chairs and ergo tools: http://www.humanscale.com/form_function/ErgoGearGuide.cfm<br />

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