This course encapsulates the standard to reduce the severity and number of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) caused by exposure to risk factors at workplace. This standard does not concentrate on injuries caused by slips, trips, falls, vehicle accidents, or similar accidents.
- Training of managers, supervisors, and employees in ergonomics program and their role in it.
- The recognition of MSD signs and symptoms.
- The identification of MSD hazards on jobs at workplace.
Lesson 1 – Ergonomics Program
- OSHA Ergonomics Standard
- Basic Information
- Action Trigger
Lesson 2 – Analysis Procedures
- Job Hazard Analysis
- MSD Management
- MSD Signs
500MHz Pentium or faster with 512MB Ram (1GB recommended)
1024 x 768 minimum monitor screen resolution with 16-bit video card
Windows 2000, XP or later
Broadband connection (256 kbps or greater) connection recommended
Internet Explorer 6.0+ or Firefox 2.0+
Flash Player 9.0+ required for most courses
Sound card with speakers or headphones for audio playback