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Osmond Ergonomics-Webinars

Past and up-coming webinars related to Ergonomics



User Experience Professionals Association

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



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.



Goldtouch Blog. Articles about Ergonomics and Workplace

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



About: Ergonomics. Tecniques, tips and advices.

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



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

Webinars related to inclusive technology.



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

Ergonomics articles



Ergo-plus blog

Ergonomics and injury prevention 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).



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.



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.



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.



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.



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).




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.




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




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.



Papworth Trust

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




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




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



Able Data

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



Broadband Expanded »Assistive Tecnhology Resources«

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



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.



New Webinars




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


Best Practices for an Ergonomic Office Workplace

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


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.


Disabilities and Ergonomics, Engineering Our Way Through Barriers

Article about Disabilities and Ergonomics


Disability & The Workplace

Employer Guide to designing an ergonomic disability friendly workplace


Ergo Expo Webinars archive

Ergonomics webinars on demand provided by ERGO EXPO


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.


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.



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



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


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Free Webinars:


Ergonomics of Driving

Company: ProErgonomics

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


5 Ways to Get Buy-In for Ergonomics


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


HR Update: Dealing with RSI in the workplace

Company: AbilityNet Workplace

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



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



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



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

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


Free on demand ERGO EXPO webinars viewing:




National Ergonomics societies


Human Factors and Ergonomics Society


International Ergonomics Association


Inclusive design toolkit:


Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors, UK


Business Disability Forum, UK


Demand, UK


Design for All Education and Training


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


The Job Accommodation Network (US)


The House of Disabled Poeple's Organizations