Ergonomic Design Guidelines
Learn about recommended heights and distances for seated and standing workstations; lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling guidelines; and manual material handling guidelines. Find out how to design and select tools and equipment, and arrange your workplace according to current ergonomic guidelines.
The Handbook of Ergonomic Design Guidelines is Humantech's exclusive full-color publication that will help you optimize human performance and reduce work-related illness and injuries by incorporating ergonomic guidelines into workstation and equipment development or retrofit. Developed by our Certified Professional Ergonomists, it reflects the latest in scientific research on ergonomic risk factors. Easy to read and organized for quick reference, it will provide you with the data you need to design and maintain a world-class work environment for your employees.
The handbook's ergonomic design guidelines are specific, practical, and application-oriented with a focus on functional anthropometrics. Categories include workstations, manual material handling, hand tools, controls and displays, and environment, among others. The handbook is ideal for manufacturing and industrial engineers, product designers, industrial hygienists, and health and safety professionals.