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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-630
... msd sport medicine injury information health & medicine fascial adhesion multifactorial approach musculoskeletal disorder intervention ergonomics Session No. 630 Multifactorial Approach to Reduce Workplace Musculoskeletal Disorders Lori L Peacock, MSPT, CPT, EPN Physical Performance...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-740
... Introduction Ergonomics practice involves the identification, and control, of risk factors resulting from physically demanding work, including repetitive motions, forceful exertions, and awkward postures. However, most traditional tools available for identifying these risk factors are limited...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-756
... and tasks, to return the athlete to full function. athletic trainer injury prevention systematic approach intervention ergonomic team discomfort coaching ergonomic assessment athlete sport medicine approach evaluator human factors assessment health & medicine ergonomics sport...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-743
... prevention planning. To meet that objective, it is important to understand why or when workers fall from elevation. hazard platform consumer health arrest system ergonomics exertion guardrail anchorage point frequency unprotected edge fall prevention rule maintenance personal fall arrest...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-729
... will discuss how to utilize Lean concepts, specifically the A3, to identify the root causes of injuries caused by poor ergonomics and how to move implementation of the identified solutions forward. Lean Management Lean thinking and management was formally developed by the Toyota team of Kiichiro Toyoda...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-S53
... custodia puede sufrir lesiones como resultado de la falta de equipo de manejo de materiales adecuado, mal estado del equipo, inexperiencia, actos inseguros o capacitación inadecuada. chubb workplace ergonomics custodian awkward posture safety banking & finance housekeeper janitorial task...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-579
... into the depths the authors went on their mission to provide evidence for or to disprove this hypothesis. Unlike subjective and limited ergonomic assessment tools, such as the Rapid Entire Body Assessment (REBA) and Rapid Upper Limb Assessment (RULA), the authors worked with Jason C. Gillette, Ph.D., Associate...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-515
... with personal data collection and protection, potential liabilities with health-related monitoring, and specific logistical issues in providing meaningful feedback. Definitions For the purpose of this paper, the following definitions will be used: Ergonomics is a body of knowledge around human ability...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-544
... work-related injury obesity wellness program injury health & medicine human factors practical policy risk factor safety claimant vascular disease cardiology depression obese diabetes workforce attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder neurology endocrinology overweight ergonomics...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-705
... Introduction: "It Starts with a Relationship." Ergonomics is a buzz word when walking onsite with any type of work force. As we get older our bodies allow us to compensate without cost less and less. This prompts some type of evaluation where we assess how we are walking, standing or even...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-566
... Introduction Most healthcare organizations consider safety as a core value. However, the healthcare industry has significant injury rates compared to other occupations. In 2012, injury rates for a skilled nursing employer prompted OSHA to implement an aggressive review to improve ergonomic...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-734
... mental fatigue monitoring scheduling driver fatigue consumer health ergonomics davidson madigan implication health & medicine fatigue development muscle fatigue characteristic symptom human factors fatigue management ground transportation nussbaum williamson Session No. 734...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-774
.... How do we find common medical and legal ground? us government ground transportation mental impairment federal highway administration canadian standard association workplace ergonomics impairment canada management system disability department of health and human services evaluation...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-638
..., providing insight into why we have been off track and how we now have the opportunity to reorient our focus and achieve real results. Beyond the general implications for the health of our workforce, the current health trend has specific and significant implications for ergonomics risk levels in our...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-678
... in our future. Manual material handling, and specifically pushing and pulling wheeled devices, is a major contributor to the injury statistics. Carts, dollies, and platform trucks used to move material are ubiquitous in most workplaces, yet little thought is given to the critical ergonomic factors. Carts...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2015
Paper Number: ASSE-15-735
... in the validation process to determine the essential demands of each job are correctly identified and measured. safety professional determination us government ffd test job placement medical condition pull force information functional testing validity consumer health ergonomics upstream oil...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2015
Paper Number: ASSE-15-765
... be found by using the same principles, strategies and tactics that are used to error and injury proof work tasks, i.e. the use of human factors and ergonomics (HF/E) to design wellness into the work and the work environment. Characteristics of Today's Workforce There are four key characteristics...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2015
Paper Number: ASSE-15-A3
... help ensure students graduate in a timely manner and prepare them to obtain the OSH&;E-related employment. research study grip strength ergonomic job analysis safety grip strength data normative data student consumer health semester development course educational setting student 1...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2015
Paper Number: ASSE-15-535
... Introduction Many companies today struggle to control costly ergonomic related injuries such as strains associated with manual material handling and musculoskeletal disorders associated with industrial tasks and office computer use. Manual material handling continues to be the leading cause...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2015
Paper Number: ASSE-15-514
... it, the workforce is getting older and as safety professionals we need to start developing a holistic approach that includes a combination of a formal safety program, ergonomics program, benefits programs, wellness programs, and human resource programs to manage this process. The Safety Professionals have been...

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