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Ergonomics and the Changing Workforce
Presented by AEC 2015/GoErgo - Open to All
Oct. 30 | 2 p.m. Eastern time
Presenter: Stephen D. Hudock, Ph.D., CSP, NIOSH
This webinar will look at recent changes in worker demographics and characteristics that affect the workplace and how ergonomic principles can be used to address these issues to increase worker safety and productivity. Topics will include the aging workforce, a new application of the Revised NIOSH Lifting Equation to accommodate pregnant workers, and current workplace programs to consider the attributes and abilities of individual workers.
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- How to Effectively Submit an Abstract
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Presented July 17
Presenters: James Galante, director, business development, Southworth Products Corp and Adam Pickens, Ph.D., MPH, assistant professor, environmental and occupational health, Texas A&M University
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Presented Feb. 13
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- Addressing Ergonomics in Disabilities and in Design
Presented Jan. 9
Presenters: Laura Lapidus, risk control consulting director at CNA, and Josh Kerst, vice president and ergonomics engineer at Humantech
- Making the Case for Ergonomics and Where It Stands in Mobile Technology
Presented Nov. 14
Presenters: Rick Goggins, ergonomist for the Washington State Department of Labor, and Jack Dennerlein, professor in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University and adjunct professor of ergonomics and safety at the Harvard School of Public Health
- Overcoming Ergonomics Challenges in Obesity and Material Handling
Presented Oct. 10
Presenters: Ted Borgstadt, CEO of TrestleTree, and Jim Galante, chairman of the EASE Council
- Applied Ergonomics Conference: The Ergo Cup® Competition
Presented Sept. 12
Presenters: Karl Siegfried, MEMIC, and Wayne Maynard, Liberty Mutual
- How to Submit a Great Abstract to the Applied Ergonomics Conference!
Presented Aug. 13
Presenters: Julia Abate, C.P.E., SAS and Deepesh Desai, C.P.E., Humantech
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