The newly added Ergonomic Regulations, which fall under the OHSA, activate in 2021. 

 

Ergonomics is the scientific discipline concerned with the understanding of interactions among people and other elements of a system to optimize their well-being and overall system performance.  

Various levels of ergonomic system complexity exist and appropriate care is needed when integrating an ergonomic program into an operation. The underlying design, required resources, education, and level of leadership involvement will varyA risk analysis of 50 display screen users will require a far simpler solution than a project involved with complex human factor interactions and decision-making situations such as designing new operational lines or emergency response procedures. 

We work with you to ensure the program is realistic, not overly burdensome or excessive, fit-for-purpose, and the structure supports the company objectives and resources.