Research evidence shows that a participatory ergonomic (PE) program can help prevent musculoskeletal disorders in workers. Yet, what are some key elements of participatory ergonomics that can help ensure its success in workplaces?
A welder is working on an assembly line and notices a potential safety hazard. He reports it to his supervisor and waits for action yet nothing is done. What does the worker think? Perhaps management does not care, even though the company says it promotes workplace health and safety.