Case Studies

March 10, 1995

Ergonomics- U – Hose Assembly Operation

Source Brandon, K., June 1992, Ergonomics at UAW-Ford, Occupational Health & Safety. Task Prior to Abatement (Description) One of the tasks in Ford Co.’s North Penn […]
March 10, 1995

Ergonomics- Parachute Packing Shop

Source CTD News, January 1996, vol. 5, No. 1, Holloman’s effort defies expectations, Air Force Best Practices, CTD News. Task Prior to Abatement (Description) Employees had […]
March 10, 1995

Ergonomics- Beverage Delivery

Source Zak Figura, S., August 1996, Reducing the Risks of Material Handling, Occupational Hazards. Task Prior to Abatement (Description) Workers unload cases of soda cans and […]
March 10, 1995

Ergonomics- Metal Tube Cutting

Task Prior to Abatement (Description) Get tubes: The worker lifts metal tubes that are 24 feet long and weigh 50 to 100 pounds. The worker carries […]
March 10, 1995

Maintenance and Distribution of Weight in Hand Trucks Used in Beverage Delivery

Source Zak Figura, S., August 1996, Reducing the Risks of Material Handling, Occupational Hazards. Task Prior to Abatement (Description) Underinflated hand truck tires put unnecessary musculoskeletal […]
March 10, 1995

Ergonomics- Hand Truck Delivery

Task Prior to Abatement (Description) – Hand Truck Delivery Food and tobacco materials have been moved using steel hand truck delivery which imposed unnecessary musculoskeletal stress […]
March 10, 1995

Manufacturing Steel Furniture

Source CTD News, January 1996, vol. 5, No. 2, Charleston Forge Welds Homemade Approach, CTD News. Task Prior to Abatement (Description) Workers had to carry, shape, […]
March 10, 1995

Ergonomics- Recycle Warehouse Operation

Source CTD News, January 1996, vol. 5, No. 1, Avenor’s fitness on warm-up to ergonomics, Avenor’s Best Practices, CTD News. Task Prior to Abatement (Description) Workers […]
March 10, 1995

Ergonomics- Transmission Assembly Operation

Source CTD News, January 1996, vol. 5, No. 1, Ford Best Practices, CTD News. Task Prior to Abatement (Description) Workers had to carry a 35-pound clutch […]
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