Open Access News: over 1200 articles
January 13, 2006
Attach a Sony PlayStation II to a fitness machine and you have a new way to get teens to the gym.
January 11, 2006
With computer use virtually universal among Canadian children, the Canadian Safety Council (CSC) is encouraging parents to focus on ergonomics for kids.
January 9, 2006
Magnets are sold to treat everything from back pain to cancer. It’s a billion-dollar industry. Much of the marketing targets workers with job-related pain.
January 4, 2006
It's an ancient symbol, an icon of the Olympic games. And a little ergonomic forethought might have made the darn thing easier to carry.
January 2, 2006
Today’s skiers can go anywhere they want, and recent reviews of the season’s new gear suggest ski designers are paying close attention to ergonomic solutions for even the meanest snow conditions and terrain.
December 28, 2005
The focus on the restaurant's ergonomics is "something we believe is workers' rights," a former Windows on the World waiter who is an ROC-NY director, Fekkak Mamdouh, said.
December 26, 2005
The Enfora TicTalk, the Firefly Mobile™ and the Verizon LG Migo are new on the market and designed just for tots to pre-teens – and their parents.
December 21, 2005
Show producers report that the 2005 NECE was the largest gathering of ergonomics and allied professionals, and the largest display of ergonomics products and services in the show's 11-year history.
December 19, 2005
British Petroleum (BP) recently laid most of the blame for a deadly explosion at one of its five refineries in the United States on circumstances some experts could interpret as corporate failings at the macroergonomic level.
December 16, 2005
Wine lovers on the list will appreciate one of the many wine accoutrements with ergonomic credentials on the market.
December 14, 2005
Kudos for Humanscale and Remedy Interactive, a new look for AliMed, and the Ergo Cup deadline approaches.
December 12, 2005
Cleaning the tub is a pain. But a new study by the University of California San Francisco/Berkeley Ergonomics Program indicates that help is on the way.
December 9, 2005
If that cheeky, fruity little number is too unsubtle for the palate, it might be just the wine for a new kind of wine lover.
December 7, 2005
“Working Safer and Easier: for Janitors, Custodians, and Housekeepers” - a must have resource for employers and workers.
December 5, 2005
It eliminates the awkwardness and musculoskeletal risks of entering text on child-sized mobile keyboards, and it increases productivity because it speeds text entry.
December 2, 2005
Hospitals serve up a steady diet of decibels to patients and it interferes with their care, according to research released in November.
November 30, 2005
Key Ovation Showcases the New Apple - Compatible Ergonomic Keyboard, for the Mactonish users, this week at NECE 2005, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
November 28, 2005
Recent research fingers almost everything inside and outside a car as a dangerous driving distraction.
November 25, 2005
The technology offers a two-in-one ergonomic benefit as it targets the user’s precise needs while streamlining the design, manufacture and servicing of the appliances.
November 22, 2005
Cell phone chats, speeding lorries, and now semi-naked models. There's a whole lot of swerving going on