Do you have a backache or do you work with individuals who do?
If so, this book will help you problem solve possible changes to the ergonomics conditions that may be at the root of the condition.
This e-book will give you, the Ergonomist, a firm foundation and understanding on the mechanics and pathology that leads to Back Pain. It will help you identify the needed changes that will promote a healthy, ergonomically sound workstation for yourself and your coworkers. It will also help you understand the pathology of the most common types of Back injuries in order for you to make the best modifications for the worker’s needs.
This book will be helpful in understanding many aspects of a Low Back Injury/MSD, however it is NOT intended to take the place of: an evaluation, diagnosis and/or treatment of a low back injury provided by a medical professional. The content is solely for helping the Ergonomist understand the width and breadth of Back problems that they may observe in their duties as Ergonomists.
You can make a positive difference in the wellbeing of those you are assigned to evaluate and provide ergonomics guidance by knowing the key concepts in this document.
Stanley V. Paris, PhD
Ron W. Porter, PT CEAS
Bob B. Niklewivcz, PT DHSc CEAS
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80 Page eBook in PDF format.