Ivan Suarez Bday 9/10/2015
what is ergonomics
Ergonomics derives from two Greek words: ergon, meaning work, and nomoi, meaning natural laws, to create a word that means the science of work and a person’s relationship to that work . Or the study of people in efficiency in their working environment
when was ergonomics born
who originated ergonomics
the ergonomics keyboard
An ergonomic keyboard is a computer keyboard designed with ergonomic considerations to minimize muscle strain and a host of related problems. Typically such keyboards for two-handed typist are constructed in a V shape, to allow right and left hands to type at a slight angle more natural to the human form.
DEFINITION OF OSHA
· Employees or their representative can accompany OSHA inspectors on the inspection of the workplace.
· Employees may participate in OSHA conferences, OSHRC and court proceedings, or other activities. Employees may also respond to employer applications for variances, modifications of abatement, and contest of citations.
· Employers cannot discharge or discriminate against employees for exercising their rights under the act, including the right to file a complaint charging unsafe or unhealthy conditions in the workplace.