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It's time to show we care! As we look ahead into 2022, we can reflect on the obstacles, hard work, and triumphs of this prior year. Now, more than ever, the holiday season takes on new meaning. Between Thanksgiving and the winter holidays, our community has an opportunity to show workers how much we appreciate their selfless sacrifices. Over the [...]

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The Technological Takeover: Exoskeletons in the Workplace

The Technological Takeover: Exoskeletons in the Workplace Throughout history technology has had an evolving role in the workplace. From the beginning we have used water, steam, and coal to power our workplaces, fast forward to experimentation with electricity and the introduction of the assembly line. Over the last two and a half centuries, communication and transportation have been revolutionized, not [...]

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The Ergonomics of Employee Wellness

The Ergonomics of Employee Wellness Did your mother ever tell you, “Never judge a book by its cover”? This well-known quip is often used to remind us that we shouldn’t be so quick to judge based solely on one’s outward appearance. Quite often when we think of ergonomics, we think of its outward, more physical features: workstation height, load bearing, [...]

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Implementing Ergonomics 101 We’ve all heard the adage, “you can’t fit a square peg into a round hole.” You can certainly try, but the effort won’t be worth the outcome. Applying that concept to the workplace is equally fitting (or ill-fitting). Businesses often place workers in positions that are physically a poor match. Instead of tailoring the job or work [...]

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Part 3 – Repetition

How to Avoid Common Ergonomic Risks in the Workplace Part 3: Practice Makes Perfect, Or Does It? We’ve all heard it before: “practice makes perfect.” Whether you were learning how to spell your name, ride a bike, play the piano, or hit a homerun, the phrase “practice makes perfect” chimed through your mind with each try. The idea is that [...]

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How to Avoid Common Ergonomic Risks in the Workplace Part 2: Improving Posture Have you ever looked in the mirror and been surprised by the decline of your posture over time? We can take a collective sigh, admitting we’ve all been there.  Posture effects everyone in different ways. Yet, in the workplace it takes on new meaning with a profound [...]

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