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Ergonomic Consultants

Brian J Blondin MCJ, ASHM New England Physical Therapy Services
Bob Moore PT Moore Phyisical Therapy
Robb Wright OTR/L Wright 2 Work

Ergonomic evaluation tools

OSHA OSHA Ergonomics
Glossary of Ergonomic Terms
Posture tools

OWAS

Ergonomic tools

OSHA ergonomic evaluator
Checklists from Cornell University

Workplace ergonomics

Posture, Movement and Ergonomics

Ergonomics.org

Biomechanics

Biomechanics research
Ohio State IOE

MSDs
Musculoskeletal disorders

NIOSH on MSDs & risk at work
Musculoskeletal disorders & work (2001)
Work-related MS Disorders 1999  |  1998  NAP
WRMSD
Medline:  hands & arms  
Back & Neck Injuries

Workplace ergonomics

Marxhausen's RSI
Occupational Hazards  online magazine

Laboratory ergonomics

CDC's Laboratory checklist
UCLA laboratory tips Cindy Burt

Hospital ergonomics

OSHA on patient handling
NIOSH on patient handling
Medline: Ergonomics & nursing (search)
Download presentation  (57 MB, zipped)

Ergonomics & productivity

Good Ergonomics = Good Economics
Effects office intervention on MSDs

University Ergonomics Centers

Cornell CUErgo
Research
U. Michigan
MSDs
CTD
Occup. Ergonomics
Product Safety
Rail
UCLA:   ergonomics.ucla.edu
UC Berkeley:   me.berkeley.edu/ergo

National Academies Press
Read these NAP books online

nap.edu
Safe work in the 21st century (2000)
Reducing the burden of injury (1998)
Changing nature of work: Occup Anal (1999)
Case for HF in Industry & Govt (1997)

Product ergonomics

Consumer Products Safety

www.cpsc.gov
CPSC and Federal notices & regulations

Consumer Reports

www.consumerreports.org

Ergonomics & related associations

Ergonomics conferences Human Factors and Ergonomics Society's Annual Meeting
Applied Ergonomics Conference
The National Ergonomics Conference and Exposition
Eastern Ergonomics Conference
Northern New England Ergo Symposium
NeoCon
Int'l. Ergonomics Assoc. (IEA)

www.IEA.cc

HFES
Human Factors & Ergonomics Society

hfes.org
Safety
NL

Indian Society of Ergonomics

http://ise.org.in  
Newsletters
Events

Board Certification Prof. Ergonomics

www.bcpe.org
Certifications
Find certificants

NSC
National Safety Council

nsc.org  
Unintentional injuries  
Resources

ASSE
Am. Society Safety Engineers

www.asse.org
Pub & standards

Health and safety oversight

NIOSH
National Institute Occup. Safety & Health

cdc.gov/NIOSH
Ergonomics
Workplace stress  
Science blog
MSDs
Pubs

OSHA Ergonomics (Federal)
Occupational Safety & Health Administration

OSHA
Subjects  
OSHA Regs
Compliance
Work ergonomics  
Guidelines
Data
OSHA warning
State OSHA plans  
State plans compared
Americans with Disabilities Act

CAL-OSHA Ergonomics
California State CALOSHA

dir.ca.gov
Regs
Search regs
Site
Ergo Std.
Health Hazard evaluations
Cal-OSHA Reporter data & downloads
California Health & Safety Regulations

OSHA Ergonomics
Washington State OSHA

MSDs
Safety & health
Tools
LNI on Washington ErgoRule repeal
LNI's ErgoRule

Canada

BC Canada Workers Comp
Ergonomics section
Ergo Regulations
Work Safe Ergonomics

Health, safety and injury information

BLS
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Injuries & illnesses
Assorted related

Workers' Comp in transition nationally
MD drops "unusual activity" Workers Comp
Edison represents workplace injuries
PBS on Workers Comp

Standards and legal bodies

BIFMA
Business & Institutional Furniture Manufacturers

bifma.org  
Ergonomics "Test for fit" (180K pdf)

ANSI
Am. Nat'l Standards Institute

ansi.org
Procedure
Standards Resources & Organizations