|Document ID (ISN)||49335|
|Convention or series no.
||Corlett N., Wilson J., Manenica I.
||The ergonomics of working postures: models, methods and cases
||Taylor and Francis Ltd., Rankine Road, Basingstoke RG24 OPR, Hants., United Kingdom, 1986. 429p. Illus. Bibl. Index. Price: GBP 42.00.
||Proceedings of the First International Occupational Ergonomics Symposium (Zadar, Yugoslavia, 15-17 Apr. 1985) on the ergonomics of working postures. Contents: postural risk factors and disease; methods for measuring body posture; models of posture; measures of the effects of posture; assessment methods for evaluating body postures; co-operation between ergonomists and workers in the study of posture in order to modify work conditions; seats and sitting; experimental and biomechanical analysis of seating; biomechanical, electromyographical and radiological study of seated postures. Two case studies are presented in detail.
||work posture; ergonomics; ergonomic evaluation; ergometric tests; hazard evaluation
||Yugoslavia; case study; postural habits; sitting posture; fatigue assessment; measurement of load on muscles; expertise; conference; seats
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Ergonomics and work organization
|Broad subject area(s)