Ergonomic Solutions in Shipyards: Easy Fixes

Ship in Ocean

Easy Fixes

Disclaimer: The Easy Fixes were photo-documented by project personnel during initial field surveys of both domestic and foreign shipyards. These Easy Fixes have not been evaluated or endorsed by NIOSH and are not expressions of NIOSH policy. They are intended to be used in advancing knowledge needed to protect workers.

Solutions at the Block Assembly Shop

Solutions at the Building dock

Solutions at the Fabrication Shop

Miscellaneous Ergonomic Solutions

Solutions at the Outfitting Center

Ergonomic Shipboard Solutions

Solutions at the Subassembly Shop

Page last reviewed: October 7, 2013