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Science Direct: “Applied Ergonomics”

Top 25 hottest articles” chosen by year

http://top25.sciencedirect.com/subject/engineering/12/journal/applied-ergonomics/00036870/archive/59

 

 

Greve, B. ( PDF )

‘The labour market situation of disabled people in European countries and implementation of employment policies: a summary of evidence from country reports and research studies’. 2009 Report prepared for the Academic Network of European Disability experts (ANED), University of Leeds, Centre for Disability Studies, UK

 

 

Grammenos, S.

‘European Comparative Data on Europe 2020 and people with disabilities’ 2013 Report prepared for Academic Network of European Disability Experts (ANED), University of Leeds, Centre for Disability Studies, UK

http://www.disability-europe.net/theme/comparative-data/reports-comparative-data

 

 

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work

European agency for Safety and Health at work Ergonomic adaptation of office and industrial workstations for disabled workers – some case studies from a project in 2010

https://osha.europa.eu/en/tools-and-publications/publications/ergonomic-adaptation-of-office-and-industrial-workstations-for-disabled-workers/view

 

 

IEHF Factsheet ( PDF )

UK IEHF: Free 4 page factsheet about Ergonomics in the workplace

 

 

Academic Network of European Disability Experts

Academic Network of European Disability experts, EU Network in the disability field to support policy development towards goal of full participation and equal opportunities. Numerous country reports available.

http://www.disability-europe.net

 

 

Designing Collective Access: A Feminist Disability Theory of Universal

Article by Aimi Hamraie, Center for Medicine Health and Society, Vanderbilt University

http://dsq-sds.org/article/view/3871/3411

 

 

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

Released in December 2011, the report Disability and the Millennium Development, examines the MDGs and its relation to disability issues with a view to impact the post-2015 development agenda.

http://www.slideshare.net/undesa/disability-and-the-millennium-development-goals

 

 

Mainstreaming within EU Employment and Social Policy Disability ( PDF )

A European Commission working paper

 

 

The European Union Disability Strategy

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

 

 

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

http://www.un.org/disabilities/convention/conventionfull.shtml

 

 

Positive outcomes of participatory ergonomics in terms of higher comfort and productivity ( PDF )

Research paper by Peter Vink, Ernst A.P. Koningsveld, and Johan F. Molenbroek of the Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands. The study makes a hypothesis that the chance of success increases by empowerment (making the end-user responsible for deciding on the next step in the process) and positive experiences of end-users with the potential improvement (end-users feel or see the benefits)

 

 

Course: Ergonomics in Business ( PDF)

Atuhor: Prof. dr. Vojko POTOČAN

 

 

Ergonomics Program Management Guidelines For Meatpacking Plants ( PDF )

U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration

 

 

Accessibility, Usability and Universal Design -Positioning and

Definition of Concepts Describing Person-Environment Relationships

2003 study by S. Iwarsson and A. Stahl that aims to position, define and discuss three concepts crucial for research and practice concerning person-environment relationships, viz. accessibility, usability and universal design.

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.1080/dre.25.2.57.66

 

 

Automotive Ergonomics. Driver-Vehicle Interaction

Book by Nikolaos Gkikas that presents the latest developments in the field of ergonomics and human factors and discusses their implications to the design of modern and future vehicles.

http://issuu.com/lkscunha/docs/230182383-200362597-automotive-ergo

 

 

Ergonomic and Human Design use (case study)

Workshop by Gitesh Nandanwar.

http://issuu.com/geeteshnandanwar/docs/ergonomics_presentation

 

 

Ergonomic checkpoints in agriculture

Practical and easy-to-implement solutions for improving safety, health and working conditions in agriculture. Prepared by International Labour Office in collaboration with the International Ergonomics Association.

http://issuu.com/iasisatconsultores/docs/ergonomic-checkpoints-in-agriculture

 

 

Ergonomics for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders. Guidelines for Poultry Processing

Report prepared by the US Occupational Health and Safety Agency, Department of Labor.

http://issuu.com/safetyweb/docs/poultryall-in-one

 

 

Ergonomics for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders. Guidleines for Retail Grocery Sotres

Report prepared by the US Occupational Health and Safety Agency, Department of Labor.

http://issuu.com/safetyweb/docs/osha3192

 

 

Ergonomics for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders. Guidelines for Nursing Homes

Report prepared by the US Occupational Health and Safety Agency, Department of Labor.

http://issuu.com/safetyweb/docs/final_nh_guidelines

 

 

Is Office Ergonomics a Pain? (CIRPD) Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability

Webinar series. Describe how ergonomics interventions “match” the worker to the computer, the computer accessories and the workstation.

http://cirpd.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/WebinarPowerpoints/ErgonomicsHandouts2.pdf

 

 

Nursing home best practices

Healthcare Ergonomics: Nursing home best practices in the US.

http://www.orosha.org/pdf/ergo/nursingbp.pdf

 

 

Provision of Disability Adaptations to the Home: Analysis of Household Survey Data

2015 study by Ian J. Ewart and Chris Harty on the provision of suitable accommodation for disabled households by installing a range of possible adaptations.

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/02673037.2014.991379

 

 

Universalism, Universal Design and Equitable Access to the Built Environment

2012 study by Rob Imrie that provides a critique of the theoretical and conceptual components that underpin the principles of universal design.

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/09638288.2011.624250?src=recsys

 

 

Well-being at work: creating a positive work environment

Report by European Agency for Safety and Health at Work on the link between wellbeing and productivity.

http://issuu.com/josimoes/docs/wellbeing-at-work

 

 

Workstation Evaluation

Workstation Evaluation by researcher Ryan Schabel.

http://issuu.com/schabel12/docs/ergonomics_workstation_evaluation

 

 

Ergonomics bookshop: http://www.crcpress.com/ergonomics-human-factors

 

Reasonable Accommodation beyond Disability in Europe? (PDF)

 

Standardi usposabljanj in znanj - modul D prilagoditev delovnih mest in sredstev za delo (PDF)