Kodak's Ergonomic Design for People at Work by The Eastman Kodak CompanyKodak's Ergonomic Design for People at Work by The Eastman Kodak Company

Kodak's Ergonomic Design for People at Work

byThe Eastman Kodak Company

Hardcover | October 10, 2003

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Written for those who are on the job but not necessarily professionally trained ergonomists, the principles and approaches detailed in this highly regarded guide have all been implemented in real-world workplace environments and proven successful in reducing the potential for occupational injury, increasing the number of people who can perform a job, and improving employee performance on the job.

More than 150 clear and informative illustrations and tables help convey data and information in eight sections:

  • Ergonomics design philosophy
  • Human reliability and information transfer
  • Evaluation of job demands
  • Work design
  • Workplace design
  • Manual handling in occupational tasks
  • Equipment design
  • Environment
EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY, INC., is the global leader in imaging. Between 1911 and 1936, Kodak established a safety committee to evaluate workplace conditions, became a charter member of the National Safety Council, and opened a Medical Department and a Laboratory of Industrial Medicine and Toxicology. In 1960, Kodak formed an Ergonomics D...
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Title:Kodak's Ergonomic Design for People at WorkFormat:HardcoverDimensions:736 pages, 9.4 × 6.3 × 1.7 inPublished:October 10, 2003Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471418633

ISBN - 13:9780471418634

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Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

1. Ergonomics Design Philosophy.

2. Evaluation of Job Demands.

3. Workplace Design.

4. Equipment Design.

5. Human Reliability and Information Transfer.

6. Work Design.

7. Manual Handling in Occupational Tasks.

8. Environment.

Case Studies.

Glossary.

Index.

Editorial Reviews

"Provides practical, tested and straightforward guidance to those who are not professionally trained ergonomists." ("Professional Safety," 3/1/2004)