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October 5th, 2020

Our Conferences are Canceled: Now What? Ergonomics Truths and Myths

“Ergonomics Truths and Myths: What You Need to Know” was a session that Kent Hatcher, CPE, director of ergonomics consulting, would have presented if COVID-19 hadn’t disrupted our conference schedule. The key points of this session are outlined in this month’s video installment.

The Most Common Ergonomics Truths and Myths are:

  1. Myth #1: Job rotation reduces musculoskeletal disorders
  2. Myth# 2: Squat stooping is better than stoop lifting
  3. Truth #1: Sit-stand workstations improve overall well-being

Watch last month’s summary of “Demystifying Industrial Hygiene: Simplifying the Process.”