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Multiple-task analysis using revised NIOSH equation for manual lifting.
Garg A; Waters T; Putz-Anderson V
Advances in industrial ergonomics and safety VI. Aghazadeh F, ed., New York: Taylor and Francis, 1994 Jun; 6:67-70
This paper describes the recommended procedure to analyze multi-task jobs. Other laternatives considered for multi-task analysis are also discussed. It is concluded that the recommended method, though a little complex, is based on sound ergonomic principles and offers a reasonable approach to multi-task problems.
Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Biomechanics; Ergonomics; Manual-lifting; Physical-stress; Skeletal-stress; Repetitive-work; Workplace-studies; Muscle-tension; Musculoskeletal-system; Back-injuries; Human-factors-engineering
Advances in industrial ergonomics and safety VI. Proceedings of the Annual International Industrial Ergonomics and Safety Conference held in San Antonio, Texas, 7-10 June 1994. The Official Conference of the International Foundation for Industrial Ergonomics and Safety Research
TX; WI; OH
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