Occupational Health Ergonomics

The word Ergonomics coined as observation of behavioural activity, Health and Safety, limitation of an individual in the working areas. It mainly focuses upon elimination of discomforts, risks, injuries that might be caused due to work. In another word, it is mentioned to consider first safety priority of employees at their working stations. The main objective of Ergonomics in Occupational Health factor is focusing upon to create and maintain a good Healthy and Safe working environment. It also focused upon mental health of individuals in their work sector as well to observe their behavioural activity towards their work. According to recent research in working sectors, it is observed that lower back pain is the most common health issues faced by individuals in a working sector such as in offices, in their workstation, within agricultural field etc. It also tries to understand physiology and psychology of individuals for having a better healthy environment.

It also comprises:

  • Anthropometry
  • Biomechanics
  • Environmental Physics
  • Applied Psychology
  • Social Psychology