Open Access News: over 1200 articles
February 26, 2003
Research shows that workers who are unhappy in their jobs are more apt to report and possibly suffer from back pain.
February 24, 2003
Losing streaks aside, the job of team mascot can really stink.
February 21, 2003
Washington and Minnesota legislators take another look at regulations as OSHA inks more alliances regarding ergonomics.
February 19, 2003
How metabolics factors into cold weather work including shoveling snow.
February 17, 2003
Governor Locke offers grants as well as other measures to help ease compliance and delay a vote to repeal the state's ergonomics rule.
February 14, 2003
Studies presented at the AAOS meeting may indicate that backpacks aren’t the cause of childhood back pain after all.
February 11, 2003
Dr. Budnick to facilitate ergonomics intranet workshop at Applied Ergonomics Conference.
February 10, 2003
A public meeting has been scheduled for February 20, 2003 to discuss proposed changes to California State's ergonomics rules.
February 10, 2003
Japanese study shows women have more health complaints due to lack of ergonomic design.
February 7, 2003
Travelers searching for the world’s largest ball of twine can now just ask their car.
February 5, 2003
Danish study concludes that long periods of back pain are more dependent upon physical activity than on genetics.
February 3, 2003
Report claims CEOs and cab drivers have two of the most stressful jobs.
January 31, 2003
Researchers looking at ways to keep subjects awake and alert for days at a time.
January 29, 2003
Registration continues for 6th Annual Applied Ergonomics Conference and 2003 Ergo Cup competition.
January 28, 2003
Connecticut introduces H.B. No. 6211, "An Act Concerning the Establishment of Written Ergonomics Policies for the Workplace."
January 27, 2003
Rejection of workplace-ergonomics proponent to impartial committee causes stir.
January 24, 2003
National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics meets with Henshaw in Washington.
January 23, 2003
Recent study looks at the strength required to open a bag of chips and the dip that goes with it.
January 20, 2003
Study suggests smokers are more likely to report pain associated with MSDs.
January 17, 2003
A recent study in the UK implies that business travelers want amenities that help them work when on the road.