Laboratory Ergonomics 101

I. Course Description & Objectives*

 This employee inter-active seminar runs about 90 minutes and is packed with information on Good vs. Bad ergonomic techniques.  The seminar is designed to use the work environment, tools & equipment your employees are currently utilizing.  They will see first hand via demonstrations and real life application how to work SAFER, SMARTER and INJURY FREE.  At the completion of the seminar participants will understand the following objectives:

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Ergonomics – What is it? How can it make my job easier & safer?

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Fact vs. Fiction of Ergonomics

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Identify common risk factors for their own work place

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Recognize their own posture & position and correct as needed

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Problem-solve how to reduce risk factors for specific job tasks

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Perform appropriate exercises that are job specific

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Perform common job tasks as a group while applying ergonomic principles

II. Corporate Goals:

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Decrease worker comp claims, both number and dollar

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Help companies comply with Health & Safety requirements

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Reduce injuries and improve performance/efficiency in the work site

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Help return injured workers back to work in a safe and timely manner

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Decrease employee turnover and training costs for new employees

IV. Costs

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Prices will vary based on the number of sessions presented

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All work books, materials and handbooks included

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Presented on location during your desired training times

 

* All of our programs can be custom designed for all needs.
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