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Tammy F.<br />Katy Newsome<br />Lynne Vandekerckhove<br />Danielle Yoder<br />Ergonomics<br />
What is Ergonomics?<br /><ul><li>“An applied science concerned with designing and arranging things people use so that the ...
Repetitive strain injuries and musculoskeletal disorders often result from using equipment that is not ergonomically correct
As a result, having an ergonomically correct home office prevents long term injury and pain.</li></li></ul><li>
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  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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