Cornell University Ergonomics Web
Why an Ergonomics Program makes good business sense!
Ergonomics is a well established applied science that is now over 50 years old. Ergonomics is the 'science of work' and is devoted to maximizing human performance without causing injuries or detrimentally affecting performance. Ergonomics is a BENEFIT for companies not a cost.
An Ergonomics program takes a basic, systematic approach and offers businesses a common-sense strategy for eliminating unnecessary musculoskeletal disorders from the workplace. Here are some reasons why this standard makes good business sense:
A basic program of educating workers in Ergonomics and the prevention of musculoskeletal disorders is in a company's best interests and will result in more effective work practices.
Use the Ergonomics Cost-Justification Worksheets
Browse the CUErgo site for more information on the Office Ergonomics and also see: