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Ergonomics in laboratories

Prevention of musculoskeletal diseases in the laboratory.

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Awareness to the way tasks are done and the importance of variation in posture and movements, is of great importance for preventing musculoskeletal disorders. Functional furniture, equipment/machinery, good logistics and good lighting is important for everyone.

"Ergonomics i laboratories" is a collaboration between occupational physical therapists from UiO, UiB, NTNU and SINTEF.