Introduction. UBC is committed to the continued development of a healthy, sustainable workplace. This document is intended to provide a standard of minimum
Many ergonomic guidelines for workstation arrangements assume that you will be using a desktop system where the computer screen is separate from the
Guide: Ergonomic guide to computer based workstations. PN 11334 . The guide describes the basic features of a standard computer workstation. It can be
Failure to implement the recommendations in this document is not in itself a This informational booklet was developed by the Office Ergonomics Advisory
Because of the compelling benefits of ergonomic furniture, standards were developed to help organizations specify and purchase office furnishings that meet.
ing) of small and large males and females, from BIFMA Ergonomics. Guidelines, 2002. All measurements are in inches. Figure 2. Common office environment
OSH Answers has more information on office ergonomics. Actual office space requirements depend on the size and shape of employees simply because an
Managing Office Ergonomics. This guideline describes the general principles of office ergonomics and will assist supervisors/managers and staff with the setup
Guidelines for Shipyards: Ergonomics for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal as diverse as construction, food processing, firefighting, office jobs, healthcare,
The intended audience for these guidelines is office workers and employers who are responsible for health and safety or ergonomic programs in the workplace.
Posture and equipment guidelines and standards. • Warm-up and stretch examples. • Checklist for assessing workstation layout and posture to help reduce the
Office ergonomics standards provide guidance to designers of office space, workstations and office equipment. Facility managers and safety officers are also
The feature article in the June, 2002, edition of The Ergonomics Report, "New Office Ergonomics Guidelines Contain Some Big Changes",
Ergonomic guidance documents (the HFES 100 and BIFMA G1) are written in a highly technical format and are often challenging for "non-experts" to correctly
Editor's note: This is a massive list of office ergonomics resources. Ergonomic Guidelines for Arranging a Computer Workstation | from Cornell University