Webinar: Ergonomic tools for offices and more

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Time: 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Presenters: Michael Sonne, Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers; Dwayne Van Eerd, Institute for Work & Health

Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) and Institute for Work & Health (IWH) team up to present ergonomics applications that can be used to help ensure safer and healthier workplaces.

OHCOW is presenting its new web-based "ergotools" — a set of six commonly used ergonomics tools that can help assess job tasks and activities to ensure they do onto pose musculoskeletal risks. 

IWH is presenting eOfficeErgo — an evidence-based, standard-compliant online training program designed for employees who regularly use computers on the job.

The webinar describes and demonstrates the features of both applications, with time for questions.

View the slides from Michael Sonne's presentation: ErgoTools: Desktop and mobile applications for MSD prevention

View the slides from Dwaybe Van Eerd's presentation: eOfficeErgo: A free e-learning course