Industrial Ergonomics Overview
OSH Act of 1970, General Duty Clause, Section 5 (a)(1)(2)
Recall the underlying principle of ergonomics in the workplace and core risk factors
Match warning signs and symptoms with solutions and actions
Identify ergonomic principles
This lesson introduces the concept of ergonomics in a general industry setting, brings awareness to cumulative trauma disorders (CTDs), reviews warning signs, symptoms, and actions to take, and identifies ergonomics principles that can help reduce the occurrence of injury in the first place.