Industrial/Field Ergonomics

Supervisor Training: Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention

Useful for:  Supervisors, Managers, OHS Consultants, and H&S Committees

This one-day workshop focuses on field ergonomics and industrial ergonomics. It provides training on science-based tools and techniques to identify hazards and assess risks in the musculoskeletal injury prevention battle, all the while improving performance measures.


Topics covered:


  • Introduction to musculoskeletal injuries and their signs and symptoms 
  • Musculoskeletal hazard identification (physical and organizational hazards)
  • Risk assessment tools and techniques
  • Selecting and implementing appropriate, cost-effective control strategies
  • Streamlining ergonomics to your existing OHS management system


Workforce Training: Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention

Protect workers against musculoskeletal hazards as you do with other health & safety hazards.  This interactive industrial ergonomics training session provides field and industrial workers with effective tools and strategies for musculoskeletal injury prevention and enhancement of both work and home lives.


Topics covered:


  • Introduction to common musculoskeletal injuries
  • Signs & symptoms of musculoskeletal injuries
  • Task-specific physical hazards associated with musculoskeletal injuries including repetitive tasks, materials handling, driving or equipment operation
  • Personal factors that elevate the risk for injury
  • Control strategies including work modification, proper use of assistive devices, body mechanics, and microbreak strategies


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