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ergonomic

Concerning ergonomics or exhibitting good ergonimics.

ergonomic

Any apparatus that people interact with that does not strain the body. More than just comfort, ergonomic devices are designed to provide a stress-free interface between humans and machines. See ergonomics, ergonomic glove and ergonomic keyboard.
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Ergonomic accessory contract relates framework agreement for ergonomic accessories in accordance with what is described in the specifications .
Bill Pace, Business Development Director for IBR commented, “Our partnership is a natural fit allowing ETC to expand its ergonomic services to their existing client base and prospective clients.
If we address the issue of ergonomics only at one closed workplace, we may find that if we connect the workplaces with material flows, information flows, and provide service and maintenance, that the ergonomic problem begins to pushed aside.
For the business operator, the specter of such ergonomic risk prompts several questions.
In recent years, it has become a prerequisite rather than a luxury to expect high ergonomic standards when purchasing quality office furniture.
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Applying ergonomic principles in the workplace doesn't call for NASA scientists or a big budget.
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Members of the alliance will develop training programs and educational materials on ergonomic exposures and proper methodology in the industry and present them in a variety of educational formats starting with the Ergonomic Alternate Track Seminar in conjunction with the PPSA Annual Safety & Health Conference June 11-14, 2006 in Orlando, Florida.
These lifts were designed and developed with attention to ergonomic principles to ensure safety for both residents and caregivers.
Tidland has launched a new tool to help customers quickly identify ergonomic alternatives for air shafts based upon specific application requirements.
The Committee's final recommendations were to advise the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health on ergonomic guidelines, research, outreach and assistance.