Stanford has a full time ergonomist to assist with work tasks and work station evaluations.
Here's what to do:
- Take the appropriate training:
Training is available for computer ergonomics, safe lifting/manual handling, and laboratory ergonomics. Click the above link to see the available ergonomics training.
- Evaluate your workstation:
Use guidelines discussed in the training to evaluate your workstation. Click the link above for further help. Work with your supervisor to identify and correct workplace deficiencies.
- Additional assistance:
If you have completed the training and evaluated your workplace, and need additional help, contact EH&S at 736-4392.
For help with ergonomics the Stanford University community may contact EH&S at 736-4392 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit the STANFORD UNIVERSITY ERGONOMICS PROGRAM website at: http://web.stanford.edu/dept/EHS/prod/general/ergo/