As silly as it sounds, the explanation makes total sense.
Very interesting read
This is wild!
Ergonomic Tip of the Week Tip# 7 Do you use a laptop regularly?Laptops are convenient to check email and work while you are traveling or on the go. However, laptops should not be used for more than 1-2 hours per day without external devices such as a full-sized monitor, keyboard and mouse.
via UC Riverside Environmental Health & Safety Department
Educate and involve employees Employees are the real experts when it comes to their jobs. They are often the best source for pointing out problems. Chances are they have a solution to offer as well. Educating employees on ergonomics helps them to offer more meaningful suggestions and feel that they are a part of the solution. Keep employees involved for more meaningful results. Take a look at all of the...
Via UC Riverside Ergonomics Department
Ergonomic Tip of the WeekTip# 6 Foot SupportBe sure your feet are supported by the floor. If not, consider a footrest to improve your comfort.
National Ergonomics Month Highlights Improvements to Safety, Performance, and Comfort for SocietyTuesday, October 1, 2013 October is National Ergonomics Month (NEM), a time designated by the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society to remind people—no matter where they live or work—that professionals in the field of human factors/ergonomics (HF/E) have been striving for almost six decades to improve the safety, performance, and comfort of human beings. The goal of NEM is...
Read the article to find out. It is scary.
Correct posture is a simple but very important way to keep the many intricate structures in the back and spine healthy. It is much more than cosmetic—good posture and back support are critical to reducing the incidence and levels of back pain and neck pain. Back support is especially important for patients who spend many hours sitting in an office chair or standing throughout the day. Problems Caused by Poor...