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From: Boies, Cynthia [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 1:23 PM
To: Boies, Cynthia <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: HRS Workshop: Ergonomic Wellness

 

Human Resources Services is offering the following workshop:

 

Ergonomic Wellness

Tuesday, March 7 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm, University Center 326/327

 

Ergonomics is the study of determining the best fit between a worker and the tools needed to complete a job. Poor ergonomics can lead to injury from a onetime accident or cumulative trauma from repeated motions over time. In this workshop, you will learn ergonomic injury risk factors, how to evaluate your office workstation to improve ergonomics, and alternative office tools such as ergonomic mice, keyboards, and desks. Understanding ergonomic principals at your job can help you prevent injuries, work more comfortably and protect your long-term health. Demos will be available for attendees to view and you’ll learn about an important resource available to you on campus through the Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities.

 

Facilitator: Marlena Lanini is MonTECH’s Eastern Clinic Coordinator. She is an occupational therapist and enjoys helping connect people with assistive technology.

 

Sign up for the Ergonomic Wellness Workshop

 

Best Regards,

Cindy

 

Cindy Boies

Training/Development Manager

Human Resource Services

The University of Montana

32 Campus Drive, Lommasson Center Rm 252

Missoula MT 59812

406.243.2286

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