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Author MacLeod, Dan.

Title The office ergonomics kit with training disc / by Dan MacLeod
Published Boca Raton : Lewis Publishers, [1999]


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 W'PONDS  620.8 Mac/Oek  AVAILABLE
Description 256 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm + 2 computer disks (3 1/2 in.)
Contents Pt. I. The Basics - What You and TeamErgo Need to Know. 1. What is Ergonomics? 2. The Twelve Principles of Ergonomics. 3. Applications in the Computerized Office -- Pt. II. The Problem - Ways to Save Money. 4. Benefits for Business. 5. Prevention of Cumulative Trauma Disorders (CTDs) -- Pt. III. The Process - Being Systematic. 6. Setting Up an Ergonomics Program. 7. Worksheets and Survey Tools. 8. Facts and Studies -- Pt. IV. The Training - What Everyone Needs to Know. 9. Train-the-Trainer Background. 10. Training Slides and Script
Summary Ergonomics is the science (and art) of workplace design for maximum physical comfort, maximum efficiency, and prevention of injury on the job. Its potential results: greater productivity, heightened morale, and reduced compensation for work-induced injuries. The Office Ergonomics Kit: With Training Disc provides a sensible step-by-step method to bring ergonomics and its wonders to your workplace. Written for facilities managers, office managers, small business owners, and other non-professional ergonomists alike, its comprehensive and clear instructions enable managers to "fit" ergonomics principles to the exact needs of any office/workplace
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-253) and index
Notes System requirements for accompanying computer disks: IBM compatible
Subject Electronic data processing -- Keyboarding -- Safety measures.
Human engineering.
Microcomputer workstations -- Safety measures.
Office practice -- Safety measures.
Video display terminals -- Safety measures.
LC no. 98028650
ISBN 1566703182 (alk. paper)