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Ergonomic risk factors and characteristics of hand tool design.
Proceedings of the Korean Occupational Safety and Health Agency. Incheon, Korea: Korean Occupational Safety and Health Agency, 2003 Sep; :107-127
Topics discussed include: 1. Handtool related injury; 2. Hand tool design characteristics; 3. Applications of hand tool designs; 4. Checklist for the ergonomic evaluation of hand tools; and 5. NIOSH research - handle size study.
Ergonomics; Biomechanics; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Hand-injuries; Hand-tools; Tools; Repetitive-work; Cumulative-trauma; Cumulative-trauma-disorders; Equipment-design
Proceedings of the Korean Occupational Safety and Health Agency
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