Are Students Aware of Ergonomics of Computer Uses?

  title={Are Students Aware of Ergonomics of Computer Uses?},
  author={S. Saadat and Shujun Zhang and Kevin Hapeshi},
  journal={2006 World Automation Congress},
This study explores the extent of awareness of an undergraduate of the principles and practice of workstation ergonomics. The level of work-related upper limb disorders (WRULDs), which can be a consequence of computer workstation use, was explored to highlight the extent that the problem was present in those about to enter (or re-entering) the workplace. The survey results shown that the level of reported symptoms is high while the level of awareness of good workstation ergonomics is low; that… CONTINUE READING