Strategies for Reducing Worker Fatigue

By | August 25th, 2015|Safety Tips|

The Problem of Worker Fatigue Fatigue not only affects a worker's health and productivity, it also plays a significant role in workplace safety. Causes of worker fatigue are many and varied and may [...]

Standing or Sitting: What’s the best option for worker health?

By | May 26th, 2015|Safety Tips|

Most workers either stand or sit the majority of the work day, while some have gone to treadmill desks, ball chairs, and kneeling chairs with mixed results. Research on these various options fails to [...]

No More Tired Eyes

By | January 29th, 2015|Safety Tips|

From general eye discomfort (tired, itching & burning eyes) to double vision and significant vision changes, eye fatigue hits almost every person in some way at some point. Most cases of eye fatigue [...]

Back Health & Safety

By | October 2nd, 2013|Safety Tips|

Back pain comes in second only to stress as a leading cause of sickness absences from work in Britain. In addition, 80% of the population suffers from back pain at some point in [...]

Understanding Ergonomics, Part II

By | January 20th, 2012|Safety Tips|

In "Understanding Ergonomics, Part I," ergonomics was defined and the problem of a lack of ergonomics was discussed. In addition, the symptoms of repetitive strain injury were detailed along with the [...]

Understanding Ergonomics, Part I

By | January 11th, 2012|Safety Tips|

Defining Ergonomics Ergonomics is the science that "addresses human performance and well-being in relation to various types of jobs, equipment, tools and environments." In other words, it's the study of the [...]

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