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How to Manage Musculoskeletal Health More Effectively
This new series on the Ergonomics Plus blog reflects our engagement with, and innovations concerning, the musculoskeletal health disciplines and how organizations can choose a transformative path toward total worker health and a more competitive business.
The Value of Total Musculoskeletal Health
Use the ROI Calculator to discover your musculoskeletal health opportunity.
Evaluating Upper Extremity Risk Factors
Learn how to use the Rapid Upper Limb Assessment (RULA) tool to evaluate upper extremity MSD risk factors.
Workplace Athlete Health
Protect Your Lower Back
The marvelous strength and flexibility that’s engineered into your lower back also make it susceptible to developing lots of problems. And because of the many nerves that run throughout the spine and into the rest of your body, a a problem in the lower back can lead to leg pain, hip problems and more.
How to Prevent Elbow Injuries
The elbow is actually two different joints. It raises and lowers the arm (flexion and extension) and also acts as the pivot point for forearm rotation (pronation and supination). There are numerous vulnerable soft tissues (tendons, nerves, blood vessels) that pass though the elbow to reach the forearm and hand.
The Search for Better Leading Indicators
What tells you what you are doing is adding value? What tells you the training is enhancing knowledge and changing behavior, or that your improvement efforts are beneficial from the perspective of those using or affected by your safety programs?
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