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Understanding and Controlling Ergonomic Risk Factors – Concise Version

7 Lessons
10-19 Minutes
9 Quiz Questions

Course Overview


Ergonomic risk factors can lead to MSDs (Musculoskeletal Disorders), and these types of injuries can result from many kinds of jobs. Ergonomic programs help reduce the risk of injuries. This training focuses on practices to help improve ergonomics with muscle and skeletal functions used while at work. Improving Ergonomic work stations and avoiding repetitive tasks that lead to MSDs are part of the work practice controls outlined in this multimedia presentation. Neutral positions are reviewed in this training, for protecting and maintaining proper posture. The training demonstrates several ways to reduce ergonomic illnesses and injuries. Use this course to prepare employees to recognize symptoms of an MSD and to use safe work practices to prevent one from occurring.

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    Key Audience


    Any worker

    Course Topics


    Introduction
    Ergonomics and Signs & Symptoms of MSDs
    Controlling Ergonomic Hazards
    Work Practice Controls
    Maintaining Neutral Positions
    Ergonomics of Lifting and Carrying Loads
    Conclusion

    Course Detail


    Course ID
    erisucerc_vod

    Time

    10-19 Min
    Questions
    9

    Languages

    en-es

    video format

    HD

    captions

    Yes

    Resources

    Yes

    Lessons

    7

    Remediation

    Yes

    Bookmarking

    Yes

    Feedback

    Yes

    Microlearning

    no