Accession Number:

ADA234856

Title:

Ergonomic Survey, Hill AFB, UT

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 29 Oct-2 Nov 1990

Corporate Author:

ARMSTRONG LAB BROOKS AFB TX

Report Date:

1991-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

At the request of Hill AFB Hospital Commander, the AFOEHL in conjunction with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health conducted an ergonomics assessment at Hill AFB from 29 Oct - 2 Nov 90. The survey was conducted at preselected industrial shops that had demonstrated a high occupational illness rate for cumulative trauma disorders or back injuries. Recommendations were made to correct bad postures awkward work practices inappropriate glove use tool design fixture design and manual lifting practices.

Subject Categories:

  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE