How Advances in Ergonomics Can Reduce Pain in the Workplace

New technologies can help increase comfort.

Productivity, ergonomics, pain, equipment

The workplace presents numerous risks for pain and strain, but emerging technologies are making it easier to reduce discomfort. That’s why ergonomics is about much more than keyboard position; it’s about how particular tools can improve your workflow. Mobile technology allows workers to reduce sedentary behavior, and automated systems prevent repetitive motion. Put to work strategically, technology can make work easier, which leads to happier employees and more productivity overall.