Ergonomic Evaluation of a Local Tool Distribution Facility: A Manual Handling Risk Assessment for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders

dc.contributor.authorRaymond, Lorilei
dc.date.accessioned2024-05-22T17:29:41Z
dc.date.available2024-05-22T17:29:41Z
dc.date.issued2024
dc.description.abstractThe Student completed a Manual Handling Risk Assessment at a local tool distribution company to assess potential risks of musculoskeletal disorders, along with curating a safety training module over proper body mechanics for warehouse personnel. A pre and post-test survey was given to 7 employees to illustrate the effects of education on performing tasks safely during warehouse operations, indicating an increase in knowledge on safe practices.
dc.description.sponsorshipTIFCO Industries
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/11274/16183
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.subjectErgonomics
dc.subjectEvaluation
dc.subjectREBA
dc.subjectRULA
dc.subjectIndustrial
dc.subjectWarehouse
dc.subjectBody mechanics
dc.subjectMusculoskeletal disorders
dc.subjectManual handling
dc.titleErgonomic Evaluation of a Local Tool Distribution Facility: A Manual Handling Risk Assessment for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders
dc.typeDoctoral Project

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