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Floor Marking

http://www.creativesafetysupply.com/content/education-research/floor-marking/index.html

 

Recommendations for the System and Policy makers

 

slideshare.com ( EN / SI / IT / ES / PL )

issuu.com ( EN / SI / IT / ES / PL )

 

 

Osmond Ergonomics-Webinars

Past and up-coming webinars related to Ergonomics

http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/osmond-ergonomics-2504606372

 

 

User Experience Professionals Association

Past and up-coming webinars related to User Experience and Design

http://uxpa.org/event/announcing-professional-development-webinars

 

 

Elemental Ergonomics's Blog

Elemental Ergonomics, located in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, is dedicated to providing Ergonomic Evaluations, Ergonomic Seminars, Equipment Purchase and Implementation, Return-to-Work Plans, and Job Coaching.

https://elementalergonomics.wordpress.com/

 

 

Goldtouch Blog. Articles about Ergonomics and Workplace

Goldtouch is a company that provides ergonomic products and information to help mold the workspace.

http://www.goldtouch.com/articles/

 

 

About: Ergonomics. Tecniques, tips and advices.

Articles on Ergonomics clasified in 20 categories: Workplace, computing, human factor, anthropometric, lifestyle, glossary, etc.

http://ergonomics.about.com/

 

 

»Inclusive Technology« company provides assistive technology for learners with a physical disability, sensory impairment or learning difficulty

Webinars related to inclusive technology.

http://www.inclusive.co.uk/events/webinars/archive

 

 

System Concepts Company: usability, ergonomics, health and safety.

Ergonomics articles

http://www.system-concepts.com/articles/industrial-ergonomics-articles.html

 

 

Ergo-plus blog

Ergonomics and injury prevention blog.

http://ergo-plus.com/blog/

 

 

Fast Facts on Participatory Ergonomics ( PDF )

Fact sheet provides brief description of the concept of participatory ergonomics (benefits, barriers, approach).

 

 

Communication of the Commission on Equality of Opportunity for People with Disabilities

Disability and the Millennium Development Goals: A Review of the MDG Process and Strategies for Inclusion of Disability Issues in Millennium Development Goal Efforts (30.07.1996).

http://ec.europa.eu/employment_social/soc-prot/disable/com406/index_en.htm

 

 

World Programme of Action Concerning Disabled Persons

The World Programme of Action (WPA) is a global strategy to enhance disability prevention, rehabilitation and equalization of opportunities, which pertains to full participation of persons with disabilities in social life and national development. It was adopted by the UN General Assembly on 3 December 1982.

http://www.un.org/disabilities/default.asp?id=23

 

 

United Nations Enable

United Nations Enable is the official website of the Secretariat for the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (SCRPD) in the Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) at the United Nations Secretariat.

http://www.un.org/disabilities

 

 

Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access, Georgia Tech

CATEA is a multidisciplinary research centre devoted to enhancing the lives of people with all levels of ability and functional limitations through the development and application of assistive and universally designed technologies.

http://www.catea.gatech.edu/

 

 

Disability Studies Quarterly

Disability Studies Quarterly (DSQ) is the journal of the Society for Disability Studies (SDS). It is a multidisciplinary and international journal of interest to social scientists, scholars in the humanities, disability rights advocates, creative writers, and others concerned with the issues of people with disabilities.

http://dsq-sds.org/

 

 

A framework of guidance on the design of objects, spaces and adaptation of jobs for disabled persons with special needs

A system project implemented by the State Fund for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities in partnership with the Central Institute for Labour Protection - National Research Institute in Poland (in Polish).

http://ramowewytyczne.blogspot.com/

 

 

RNIB

UK charity Royal National Institute for Blind People website: section about work and employment, get a new job, retain your current job, and success stories.

http://www.rnib.org.uk/information-everyday-living/work-and-employment

 

 

Arthritiscare

UK charity giving advice about working with arthritis for employers, healthcare professionals and disabled people.

org.uk/LivingwithArthritis/Workingwitharthritis

 

 

Mencap

UK charity Mencap ‘the voice of learning disability’ a page about work and employment, listing several useful booklets and guides for employers and disabled people about employment rights.

https://www.mencap.org.uk/about-learning-disability/information-professionals/employment

 

 

Papworth Trust

UK charity providing support, rehabilitation services etc. Help with finding a job, skills and training, information for employers.

http://www.papworthtrust.org.uk/work-and-training

 

 

Autismworks

UK Company with an interesting approach to providing work to people with autism in IT roles tailored to the aptitudes of people with ASC

http://www.autismworks.co.uk/

 

 

DPAC

A UK campaigning organisation for disabled people, focused on the impact of public spending cuts on disabled people.

http://dpac.uk.net/2015/04/new-study-finds-workplace-hell-for-disabled-workers/

 

 

Able Data

Database for unbiased, comprehensive information on products, solutions and resources to improve productivity and ease life’s task.

http://www.abledata.com/

 

 

Broadband Expanded »Assistive Tecnhology Resources«

Resources regarding the availability of programs and organizations that provide broadband access, training, and other services.

http://www.broadbandexpanded.com/disabilities/assistive-technology-resources/

 

 

SSB Bart Group »Digital Accessibility Policy Development Series«

6-part webinar series that will provide comprehensive guidance on the development of digital accessibility policies within an organization.

http://info.ssbbartgroup.com/Accessibility-Policy-Series.html

 

 

New Webinars

 

http://uxpa.org/event/announcing-professional-development-webinars

 

http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/osmond-ergonomics-2504606372

 

 

Adapt-IT

Technology and products to help people with disabilities and special needs to use computers.

http://www.adapt-it.co.uk/how-adapt-it-can-help/

 

Best Practices for an Ergonomic Office Workplace

An article from the Houston Chronicle on best practices in workplace ergonomics.

http://smallbusiness.chron.com/practices-ergonomic-office-workplace-17542.html

 

Canadian College for the Certification of Professional Ergonomists (CCCPE)

The website outlines the certification process and requirements for obtaining the Canadian Certified Professional Ergonomist (CCPE) designation.

http://www.cccpe.ca/

 

Disabilities and Ergonomics, Engineering Our Way Through Barriers

Article about Disabilities and Ergonomics

http://ergonomenon.com/ergonomics-articles/disabilities-and-ergonomics-engineering-our-way-through-barriers/

 

Disability & The Workplace

Employer Guide to designing an ergonomic disability friendly workplace

http://blog.jpofficeworkstations.com.au/2013/03/disability-friendly-workplaces-employer.html#.VU_fm1r0h6l

 

Ergo Expo Webinars archive

Ergonomics webinars on demand provided by ERGO EXPO

http://www.ergoexpo.com/webinars.html

 

Ergonomic Solutions for Employment for People with Mobility Limitations

A project that aims to identify people with mobility impairments and limitations that are employed and describe their work related activities, general quality of participation in major life activities and general health condition.

https://enablemob.wustl.edu/Research/michigan.htm

 

Humanics Ergonomics

Humanics is an ergonomics-consulting firm that specializes in occupational ergonomics and ergonomics research and design of products and places for adults, children and people with disabilities.

http://www.humanics-es.com/recc-disabled.htm

 

PROergonomics

PROergonomics offers professional, proactive and productive ergonomic consulting services. Its website provides on overview of what ergonomics means and explains the Ergonomics Service Provider Certification schme in North America

http://proergonomics.ca

 

Rica

Rica is a UK research charity that produces independent information about consumer goods and other issues, for older and disabled people

http://www.rica.org.uk

 

ERGO WORK SlideShare: http://www.slideshare.net/Ergo_Work

ERGO WORK ISSUU: http://issuu.com/ergo_work

 

 

Free Webinars:

 

Ergonomics of Driving

http://www.proergonomics.ca/event.php?id=39

Company: ProErgonomics

March 9th, 2015 at 17:00 p.m. (CET)

 

5 Ways to Get Buy-In for Ergonomics

http://www.humantech.com/resources/webinars/upcoming

Company: HUMANTECH

Wednesday, March 25th at 8:00 p.m. (CET)

 

HR Update: Dealing with RSI in the workplace

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4425161931369466113

Company: AbilityNet Workplace

Wednesday, Mar 11th, 2015 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (CET)

 

DISABILITY MANAGEMENT AND ERGONOMICS

Sunday, December 4th, 2014, 16:00h (Italy, Belgium, Slovenia & Spain), 15:00h (United Kingdom)

http://www.proergonomics.ca/event.php?id=30

 

ASK THE ERGONOMIST!

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at 8:00 PM CET

http://www.humantech.com/resources/webinars/upcoming

 

COST JUSTIFICATION AND ROI OF ERGONOMICS PROGRAM IMPROVEMENTS

This webinar will demonstratea simple cost-benefit model specific to ergonomics.

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 8:00 PM CET

http://www.iienet2.org/goergo/details.aspx?id=38078

 

Free on demand ERGO EXPO webinars viewing:

http://www.ergoexpo.com/on-demand_webinars.html

 

 

 

National Ergonomics societies

http://www.ace-ergocanada.ca/index.php?contentid=134

 

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

https://www.hfes.org/web/Default.aspx

 

International Ergonomics Association

http://www.iea.cc/

 

Inclusive design toolkit:

www.inclusivedesigntoolkit.com

 

Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors, UK

http://www.ergonomics.org.uk/

 

Business Disability Forum, UK

http://businessdisabilityforum.org.uk/

 

Demand, UK

http://www.demand.org.uk/

 

Design for All Education and Training

http://www.education.edean.org/

 

U.S.Department of Labor'sOffice of Disability Employment Policy

http://www.dol.gov/odep/index.htm

 

The Job Accommodation Network (US)

http://www.jan.wvu.edu/links/atoz.htm

 

The House of Disabled Poeple's Organizations

http://www.handicaporganisationerneshus.dk