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Industrial Ergonomics

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Product ID
marcierg1_vod
Training Time ?
13 to 23 minutes
Language(s)
English,Spanish
Video Format
High Definition
Required Plugins
None
Number of Lessons
7
Quiz Questions
10
Closed Captioning
Question Feedback
Wrong Answer Remediation
Lesson Bookmarking
Downloadable Resources
Interactive Producer
Mastery Training Content Network
Original Content Producer
Marcom, Ltd
Overview

While there are thousands of different levels and types of industrial jobs, they all share one element; they place physical demands on the people who perform them. These demands can eventually cause severe to disabling ergonomic injuries, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, tendinitis and chronic lower back pain.

Beginning with an overview of how ergonomics helps workers avoid harmful physical stresses, this course shows industrial workers how to recognize and avoid the ergonomic hazards they encounter on the job that lead to injuries. By explaining the nature and causes of ergonomic injuries to the hand and wrist, arm and shoulder, and neck and back, this course teaches students proper practices for ergonomic safety as it applies to their job duties.

Use this course to assure every industrial employee goes home each day pain-free.

Audience

Industrial employees whose daily work activities include repetitive motions or physical demands.

Topics
The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • Understanding Ergonomics Injuries
  • The Hand and Wrist
  • The Arm and Shoulder
  • The Neck and Back
  • How to Lift Safely
  • Conclusion

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