Ergonomics


Ergonomics is the application of human anatomical, physiological and psychological information to the design of objects, systems and the environment. The Office of Environmental Health & Safety (OEHS) will conduct ergonomic evaluations upon request by departmental supervisors or as deemed necessary by OEHS. 

OEHS’s Ergonomic Recommendations:


Policies and Guidelines on Ergonomics:


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Other Sources of Ergonomic Information:


  • American Optometric Association (AOA), article on ‘Computer Vision Syndrome’ - www.aoa.org/x5253.xml