Ergonomic Links

North Carolina State University Ergonomic Workstation Guidelines

Ergonomic furniture should be designed to facilitate task performance, minimize fatigue and injury by fitting equipment to the body size, strength and range of motion of the user.

http://www.ncsu.edu/ehs/www99/right/handsMan/office/ergonomic.html

Cornell University Ergonomics Web

Presents information from research studies and class work by students and faculty in the Cornell Human Factors and Ergonomics Research Group. Learn how to enhance usability by improving the ergonomic design of hardware, software, and workplaces, to enhance people's comfort, performance and health.

http://ergo.human.cornell.edu/ErgoTips2002/home.html

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

Provides information concerning the compatibility in the design of interactive systems of people, machines, and environments to ensure their effectiveness, safety, and ease of performance.

http://www.hfes.org/

What is Ergonomics

The International Ergonomics Association is the federation of ergonomics and human factors societies from around the world.

http://www.iea.cc/whats/index.html

Computer Ergonomics Guide

This booklet is intended for use by desktop computer users. The purpose of this booklet is to help you reduce your chances of being injured. You will learn to identify common desktop computer work station problems and explore some improvement goals. By understanding how you perform your job tasks, and how you use your equipment and furniture, you can work more safely, efficiently and comfortably.

http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/dosh_publications/computerergo.pdf

University of Michigan Ergonomic Self Help Resources

Ergo Made Easy demos and training tools include tutorials designed and links to guidelines on how to minimize injuries, both at home and on the job.

http://hr.umich.edu/mhealthy/programs/ergonomics/help.html