ergonomic


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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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At the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Hearing on Ergonomics, Sen.
"Our goal is to help workers by reducing ergonomic injuries in the shortest possible time frame.
Many recognized, however, that the ergonomics regulation itself was seriously flawed, relying on unproven, possibly faulty science, and undermining state workers' compensation laws by putting ergonomic injuries in a separate and higher compensation category, in direct violation of OSHA's own founding guidelines.
As much as ergonomic accessories are crucial, one also has to take necessary steps in implementing the physical ergonomics.
This plot concerns the purchase and delivery of ergonomic office chairs and 24-hour chairs.
Chittaranjan (West Bengal), Oct 26 ( ANI ): Indian Railways has got its first engine with aerodynamic and ergonomic design produced by state-owned locomotive manufacturer Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW).
Additionally they do not observe appropriate ergonomic practices by their seniors who should be role models to emulate.
"The introduction of our new baby carrier Ergonomic Airflow 10 in 1 Baby Carrier is the result of many months of dedicated planning, development, and testing," remarked Jesus Soba, Founder of Sobababy.com.
First, an ergonomics specialist (Humantech, humantech.com) performed a comprehensive evaluation of current ergonomic conditions and identified the need for quantifiable risk assessments.
Plant simulation, Witness, Simio, etc.) had already found its way to the users, complex ergonomic systems are still hardly ever used due its high price and demanding design of simulation model.
* Adjusting the parts bin on an assembly line reduced reaching by 50%, which cut ergonomic risk to workers' shoulders and improved assembly speed by 4%.
But, according to Kaspar Althoefer, professor of robotics engineering at Queen Mary, University of London, "there is no guarantee that working with a robot is ergonomic over a long period".