Workers Compensation Board of Prince Edward Island


Ergonomics involves a wide range of concerns including the physical design of a workspace, the workplace environment, use of tools, computers and much more. An ergonomic hazard is one that can harm the musculoskeletal system. This often happens through repetitive movement, manual handling, workplace/job/task design, uncomfortable workstation height and poor body positioning.

This section will help you find some information and practices that will address ergonomic hazards in different kinds of workplaces.

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