Industrial Ergonomics: Drive the Job Improvement Process

  • Room: Champagne 1
  • Session Number: WS8
Tuesday, August 22, 2017: 1:15 PM - 3:45 PM


Kent Hatcher MS, CPE
Director of Consulting


Industrial work environments vary from one site to another. There are repetitive assembly environments, non-standard field services and distribution centers. Find out the necessary quantitative tools to evaluate work areas and design effective countermeasures to reduce ergonomic risk factors and shape a productive work environment regardless of the type of work area. You’ll leave with an understanding of the methods necessary to effectively navigate the job improvement process in all types of industrial environments.

Learning Objectives

Explain how ergonomics impact businesses and organizations
Prioritize jobs for improvement