These pages contains information about how to practice good ergonomics in the workplace.
What is ergonomics?
Ergonomics is a multidisciplinary field. It 's about the adaptation between technique, work environment and human factors.
Ergonomic risk assessment and ergonomics as a preventive measure in the workplace
Ergonomics as a preventive measure in the workplace and how the Occupational Health Service (BHT) can contribute in this matter.
Setting up your office workstation
Guide to setting up your office equipment to prevent musculoskeletal pain.
Simple steps to good ergonomics at home
Here you'll find step-by-step guidance on how to better the ergonomics in the home office.
If you need a new work chair/office chair
The University of Bergen (UiB) has agreements with several suppliers for office furniture.
Long workdays with no movement?
This page contains tips on how to become more active during or away from work.
Eye examination and computer glasses
Information about eye examination, computer glasses and safety googles with vision correction.
Ergonomics during field work and research cruises
Prevention of musculoskeletal strain during field trips and research cruises.
Heavy labour and work in awkward positions
What to consider if your work involves heavy manual labour or work in awkward positions.