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Keys to Healthy Computing: A Health and Safety Handbook

The Information Age has certainly arrived. Tremendous energy and creativity have been unleashed to find new applications for computers. Unfortunately, much less attention has been paid to the effects these machines are having on those who work with computers. Read More

Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Disorders

Information pertaining to ergonomic hazards and musculoskeletal disorders in the workplace; includes information on ergonomics programs and interventions; evaluating risk factors for lifting tasks; back belts and back injury; computer keyboards and video display terminals, and vibration. Provides links to databases and other resources. Read More

CUErgo: Cornell University's Ergonomic Web

CUErgo presents information from ergonomics research studies and class work by students and faculty in the Cornell Human Factors and Ergonomics Research Group (CHFERG). The approach is called Ergotecture. Read More


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