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Occupational ergonomics. Theory and applications.
Bhattacharya A, McGlothlin JD, eds. New York: Marcel Dekker, 1996 Apr; :1-847
This volume presents a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental principles of ergonomics. It details the practical application of ergonomic principles in solving actual problems in the workplace, and reviews ergonomic case studies from various industries. It also contains helpful ergonomic tables; a work-saving list of vendors of ergonomic tools, software and video-training materials; and convenient ergonomic check lists.
Accident-analysis; Accident-prevention; Arm-injuries; Construction-industry; Construction-workers; Control-technology; Cumulative-trauma-disorders; Equipment-design; Ergonomics; Hand-tools; Human-factors-engineering; Injury-prevention; Job-stress; Manual-lifting; Manual-materials-handling; Muscle-function; Muscle-physiology; Muscle-stress; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Nerve-function; Nervous-system-disorders; Neuromotor-system; Neuromuscular-function; Neuromuscular-system; Neuropathology; Occupational-medicine; Physical-stress; Physiological-measurements; Posture; Repetitive-work; Risk-analysis; Task-performance; Work-capability
Occupational ergonomics. Theory and applications
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division