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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400Among other things, when you want to pick the best ergonomic office chair you will need to consider a number of factors such as the size of the chair, its style as well as price and most importantly its comfort levels before you are in a position to identify the right choice. It would also entail needing to visit a local office furniture outlet to check and review various options.
Tue, 27 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400Ergonomic computer desk chairs have been specifically designed to conquer all forms of backache and fatigue caused by spending long continuous hours at an office desk, computer or generally any sitting position. Backache has become the number one reason why mainly office workers stay off from work.
Wed, 20 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500A large proportion of the American public goes to work every day in an office environment without considering the ergonomics of the equipment they use. There are large a proportion of people working at a desk without giving due consideration to proper ergonomics as they work with ergonomically incorrect keyboards and mice. Working at a computer on a regular basis can cause the same type of stress on your body as other physical labors and in an effort to prevent such injuries from occurring, companies need to consider the principles of ergonomics.
Thu, 31 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500More than anything else, the main goal of computer ergonomics to work to reduce repetitive stress injuries that can result through the regular use of a computer and related equipment. Through this article, a brief overview of repetitive stress injuries is provided, particularly as these injuries relate to computer use and computer ergonomics.
Thu, 31 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Shakespeare wrote something about a rose smelling as sweet no matter what the lovely bloom was called. Such is not the case when it comes to computer ergonomics. In fact, in the 21st century, merely because a computer, computer workstation, chair or other product is said to be ergonomically designed does not, in fact, mean that such a designation is in fact true.
Tue, 15 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Is an ergonomic computer chair important for your health and well being? If you spend a large portion of your time sitting in front of a computer, the answer may very well be "yes!" It's the kind of thing that many people don't even stop to think about. Like most people who work in an office, or maybe even from home, you may just plop down in any old chair that happens to be in front of your computer.
Sat, 14 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400In Part 2 we will be discussing phones, monitors and furniture. Does your phone often find a resting place between your head and your shoulders called the neck. If so, you may discover that using a headset is much more comfortable and productive.
Mon, 09 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400What will the office look like in future in order to increase comfort and productivity and reduce pain? I began wondering recently what the office of the future will look like in terms of helping businesses be more productive and for their employees to be more comfortable. Here are a number of trends I see taking place with my thoughts on some of them. Let me know what you think!
Fri, 27 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400Why an ergonomic office chair makes probably the best Christmas gift for healthy computing. Especially since the best Christmas gift for healthy computing (some would say) is a day away from the screen. Hard to argue there! However, you will have to creep back sometime - and why not arrange for (or treat yourself to) a special Christmas present for healthy computing that will look after you for the rest of the year?
Thu, 27 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400Do you spend long hours at your computer? If you are experiencing pain in your upper limbs (hand, wrist, neck, back or shouler) check out your computer workstation design. Following are four computer workstation design challenges and solutions.
Thu, 13 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400If you are experiencing pain in your wrists, fingers, hands, neck, shoulder or back and work at a computer for more than four hours per day there it is time to take a close look at how your computer workstation is designed.
Sun, 09 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400Incorrect setup of computer furniture can cause strain and injury. Computer furniture - what you have at your computer workstation - can if correctly selected and set up, help you avoid painful musculoskeletal disorders (MSD), and stay healthier and fitter at your PC. This article outlines specific and general methods for correct arrangement of a PC workstation.
Tue, 13 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400In the 21st century office, ergonomics has become a very important element of design of structure. More and more officers are being designed to include workstations that follow ergonomic design concepts. Business owners, operators and managers have made employee safety and ergonomically designed workspaces a top priority in this day and age. To that end, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA, has set forth guidelines and standards ...
Mon, 22 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400Computing may seem to be an effortless activity, whether it's for a job or for fun. But, if you keep doing the same tasks over and over for a long time in the same position, it may cause damage in certain parts of the body - the PC version of the notorious related strain injuries (RSI).
Fri, 12 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400Easy ways to prevent and heal neck and shoulder pain from computer work. It is very important to be aware of how we move, use and take care our bodies. Following are a few ideas that will help you increase your awareness to what you are doing with your body that can create pain.
Fri, 12 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400Shakespeare wrote something about a rose smelling as sweet no matter what the lovely bloom was called. Such is not the case when it comes to computer ergonomics. In fact, in the 21st century, merely because a computer, computer workstation, chair or other product is said to be ergonomically designed does not, in fact, mean that such a designation is in fact true.
Fri, 12 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400Most people who are considering office furniture tend to look for a chair with a back that will allow them to sit up straight. In point of fact, sitting up straight is not really the best position to take when you are working at your computer. Indeed, there are many misconceptions when it comes to seeking ergonomically designed computer equipment, furniture and other products in the 21st century.
Wed, 10 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400Without a doubt, the most widely used tool in any workplace in the 21st century is the computer. The same holds true in the academic environment as well. When all is said and done, computers are used everywhere and on a continually basis. As a result, understanding and applying computer ergonomics is of vital importance in this day and age.
Mon, 08 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400When it comes to the matter of computer ergonomics - making certain that you computer work environment is safe and healthy - many people focus their attention on such items as their chair, the desk of worktable utilized and the positioning of the keyboard. Of course, these are all important items when it comes to the matter of computer ergonomics.
Fri, 05 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400Many people frequently say that they spend a great deal of time pounding on their computer keyboards. They indicate that they hammer away when working at their computers. In point of fact, pounding on a computer keyboard -- striking the keys too hard -- can have negative consequences not only for the computer itself but such action can result in serious health consequences for the computer user.
Thu, 15 Dec 2005 00:00:00 -0500These days, computers have become so inevitable part of our lives that we need to use it for various purposes. There are certain things you need to know about the computer work hazards and the preventive techniques you need to follow to make your stay in front of the computer, trouble free. Here is a checklist that will help you create a safe, sound, and relaxed workstation.