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Ergonomics - Supervisor Briefing

Author: Theresa Rogers

An employee has the right to a safe workplace, and the law requires the employer to provide a workplace free from known safety hazards.

This Supervisor Briefing examines the law and best practices for developing a program for effective ergonomics in the workplace. The topics covered include:

  1. Ergonomics and the Law
  2. Training and Education
  3. Job Hazard Identification and Analysis
  4. Hazard Abatement and Control
  5. Medical Management
  6. Management Commitment
  7. Program Evaluation
  8. Test Yourself