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INTRO TO ERGONOMICS: 

INTRO TO ERGONOMICS Presented by Bryan J. McCampbell OSU Environmental Health and Safety

MOST INJURIES AND ILLNESSES IN THE OFFICE ENVIRONMENT AS IT RELATES TO VDT’s ARE NOT THE RESULT OF BAD EQUIPMENT BUT OF THE OPERATOR NOT UNDERSTANDING HOW TO SET UP THAT EQUIPMENT PROPERLY.: 

MOST INJURIES AND ILLNESSES IN THE OFFICE ENVIRONMENT AS IT RELATES TO VDT’s ARE NOT THE RESULT OF BAD EQUIPMENT BUT OF THE OPERATOR NOT UNDERSTANDING HOW TO SET UP THAT EQUIPMENT PROPERLY. THERE HAS BEEN AN INCREASED NUMBER OF INJURIES AND ILLNESSES IN TWO AREAS BACK - RELATED TO SITTING CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME

Elements of the Spine: 

Elements of the Spine

What is CTS: 

What is CTS

Helping to Avoid CTS: 

Helping to Avoid CTS

Why it Hurts: 

Why it Hurts

Proper Workstation Seating: 

Proper Workstation Seating

Proper Monitor Position: 

Proper Monitor Position Good Posture Poor Posture Adjust seat properly

VISION: 

VISION PREEXISTING VISUAL DEFICIENCIES VIEWING DISTANCES AND GLASSES BLINKING IMAGE CONTRAST & RESOLUTION JITTER AND FLICKER LUMINANCE BALANCE DISPLAY POLARITY GLARE AND IT’S REDUCTION