Looking to get a better grip on safety? October is Global Ergonomics Month, and it is well worth embracing as an annual event for your health and wellness programs. Participation can help boost your corporate safety culture while at the same time keeping your team mindful of emerging activities and their potential ergonomics risks, such as the impact of Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are the largest cause of lost workdays to employers. A successful ergonomics program, one designed to fit work to people rather than trying to fit people to work, is critical to reducing risks associated with MSDs.
Here are some ideas for making the most of Global Ergonomics Month:
With a stronger ergonomics awareness program, your company will be able to build a more efficient and profitable supply chain to better meet the needs of your customers and the world.