Ergonomics Benefits $29.00 for Every $1.00 Spent

Ergonomics Benefits $29.00 for Every $1.00 Spent

A┬áteam of economists and ergonomists from the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries evaluated data on existing ergonomics programs in the workplace. The observed average reductions Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders were: Frequency of injuries was reduced 50%, Cost of injuries was reduced 64%. Individual control measures such as lift assist devices, workstation redesign, and tool […]