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Ergonomics
Study of workers and Working arrangements.
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Ergonomics looks at
Design of furniture e.g. chairs, computer equipment e.g. keyboards and workstation layout
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Chair
needs to be height adjustable, have foot rests, should have five legs. These will prevent RSI and backache
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Screen Display
must have anti glare protectors, tilt-able and adjustable, images must be clean and clear. These will prevent RSI
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Keyboards
should be ergonomically designed. This will prevent RSI
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Wrist Rest
with these rests, hands are in normal position. This will prevent RSI
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Work Surface Area
enough space so worker will not be cramped and have all equipment positioned probably. By doing this you are preventing RSI
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Software Design
bad software can cause stress, health problems. Prevent these from happening use shortcuts
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Hardware
Screens and keyboards
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Software
just software
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Work Station
screens, keyboards, wrist supports, chairs
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Design of furniture e.g. chairs, computer equipment e.g. keyboards and workstation layout

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needs to be height adjustable, have foot rests, should have five legs. These will prevent RSI and backache

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Card 4

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must have anti glare protectors, tilt-able and adjustable, images must be clean and clear. These will prevent RSI

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Card 5

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should be ergonomically designed. This will prevent RSI

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