Laboratory Ergonomics Streaming Video on Demand English

Type
Streaming Video
Producer
Atlantic Training (m)
SKU
CS197-VOD
Runtime
13 minutes

Course Description

Atlantic's Laboratory Ergonomics video Program discusses the need to set up work areas correctly, as well as how to minimize the strain of using laboratory equipment, tools and instruments. Many of the activities performed in a laboratory can exert stress and strain on muscles and joints... ultimately causing significant injuries. To work safely and maintain good ergonomic health, employees need to know how to avoid movements and work patterns that can be harmful.

Areas covered in the program include.

  • Parts of the body most susceptible to ergonomic problems.
  • Arranging work areas to minimize stress and strain.
  • Working from "neutral" positions.
  • Most and least stressful types of body movements.
  • Proper lifting techniques.
  • Effective stretching exercises.
  • ...and more.

Objective

The objective of Atlantic's Laboratory Ergonomics video Program is show how to set up work areas correctly, as well as how to minimize the strain of using laboratory equipment, tools and instruments.