Designed in 1 to 2 hour Workshops, this class is designed for employees who work primarily in a laboratory environment with little to no knowledge of ergonomics. Topics will include, but are not limited to:

  • Understanding basic principles of ergonomics
  • Understanding common musculoskeletal disorders
  • Identifying and mitigating Ergonomic Risk Factors
  • Basic laboratory workstation adjustments
  • Common ergonomic tools for laboratory workstations
  • Retrofitting your laboratory tools and workstations for better postures
  • Understanding pinch grips involved in laboratory processes
  • The benefits of working in an ergonomic environment
  • Healthy work practices