The aim of Ergonomics/Human Factors, is to ensure that humans and technology work in complete harmony with the equipment and tasks aligned to human characteristics.
This is achieved by:
How can Connect help identify & improve workplace ergonomics?
Having been established for over 19 years and with a huge range of customers, Connects expanding team of occupational physiotherapists have a wealth of experience between them and the training to assist companies with their ergonomic problems.
Does good ergonomics come at a price?
Good ergonomics doesn’t have to cost you money but ignoring ergonomics and allowing bad ergonomics within your business will. Frequently there are often practical, inexpensive solutions to resolving problems.
The benefits of good ergonomics are:
Some of the areas in which ergonomic principles can be applied to good effect are:
There may be occasions where a bespoke ergonomic assessment by a qualified ergonomist is required. Connect now employs appropriately qualified professionals (with Masters Qualification in ergonomics) who can provide this level of service.
If you need help to address any ergonomic issues, whether it be your own personal workstation, a group of employees, or a production/process issue, then contact Connect for further information and advice.