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Occupational ergonomics. Theory and applications.

Authors
Bhattacharya-A; McGlothlin-JD
Source
Bhattacharya A, McGlothlin JD, eds. New York: Marcel Dekker, 1996 Apr; :1-847
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20036870
Abstract
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.
Keywords
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
Publication Date
19960426
Document Type
Book
Editors
Bhattacharya-A; McGlothlin-JD
Fiscal Year
1996
ISBN No.
9780824794194
NIOSH Division
DPSE
Source Name
Occupational ergonomics. Theory and applications
State
NY; OH
Page last reviewed: May 5, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division