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Understanding and Controlling Ergonomic Risk Factors - Concise Version

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Course Format
Video on Demand  Video On Demand
Product ID
erisucerc_vod
Training Time ?
10 to 19 minutes
Language(s)
English,Spanish
Video Format
High Definition
Required Plugins
None
Number of Lessons
7
Quiz Questions
9
Closed Captioning
Question Feedback
Wrong Answer Remediation
Lesson Bookmarking
Downloadable Resources
Interactive Producer
Mastery Training Content Network
Original Content Producer
_Educational Resources, Inc. (Safety)
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Overview

Workers often ignore the signs and symptoms of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) until a chronic condition has developed and they often don’t know the measures they can take to prevent them. Ergonomics can seem complicated, but this program provides a simple explanation all employees can understand and apply to everyday tasks.

This training demonstrates how to reduce ergonomic injuries caused by improper posture. The course also explores work practice controls, maintaining neutral body positions and the ergonomics of lifting and carrying loads safely. Injuries from poor ergonomics can happen in any job, from a desk job to one in an industrial setting. The training gives examples on what can cause these injuries, and how to prevent them.

Use this course to train employees to recognize the signs and symptoms of MSDs and take the steps to use ergonomic work practices to prevent injuries.

Video on Demand   This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Full-screen video presentation
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 60 days to complete the course
Audience

Any worker

Topics
The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • Ergonomics and Signs & Symptoms of MSDs
  • Controlling Ergonomic Hazards
  • Work Practice Controls
  • Maintaining Neutral Positions
  • Ergonomics of Lifting and Carrying Loads
  • Conclusion

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