In most industries, musculoskeletal injuries are the most common work-related reason for employee absences. These injuries are often caused by static postures or repetitive movements that have to be maintained for many hours a day, such as intensive use of data entry devices, assembly work, parts inspection, equipment maintenance, manual materials

chapter 2|34 pages


chapter 3|22 pages

Motor Behavior

chapter 4|14 pages

Vision and Eyes

chapter 5|22 pages

Head and Neck

chapter 6|34 pages


chapter 7|46 pages


chapter 8|60 pages

Leg and Foot

chapter 9|36 pages

Shoulder Girdle and Upper Arm

chapter 10|28 pages

Forearm and Hand

chapter 11|56 pages

Multiple Factor Models and Work Organization

chapter 12|36 pages

Force Exertion

chapter 13|22 pages