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Tailoring the control room to humans again

In my travels, I often hear the terms “human factors” and “human-machine interface” used interchangeably. However, in reality, these terms are far …

Ergonomics

Safety and Health Topics | Ergonomics - Solutions to Control Hazards | Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Industry or Task-Specific Solutions<p><i>Agriculture</i><p>Simple Solutions: Ergonomics for Farm Workers. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), …

10 Tips for Effective Prevention

Educate and involve employees<p>Employees are the real experts when it comes to their jobs. They are often the best source for pointing out problems. …

Employment

Escape the cubicle: 5 Chicago offices you'll want to work at

A great office not only makes work a more enjoyable place for employees to spend time, but can also help them stay productive, creative and engaged. …

Employment

How to Design a Home Office That Works for You

If your office work at home is limited to tasks like checking email, paying bills and filing paperwork, a small desk in a kitchen nook or bedroom is probably all you need. But if you work from home all or some of the time — or spend long hours at the computer on projects or schoolwork — you’ll need …

Ergonomics

It’s Time to Bring Back the Office Cubicle

I’ve had it with the modern-day open office: bright fluorescent lights; fish-bowl distracting conference rooms that always leaves you wondering who …

OpenOffice