Evaluation of proper height for squatting stool.

@article{Jung2008EvaluationOP,
  title={Evaluation of proper height for squatting stool.},
  author={Hwa Shik Jung and Hyung-Shik Jung},
  journal={Ergonomics},
  year={2008},
  volume={51 5},
  pages={
          671-90
        }
}
Many jobs and activities in people's daily lives have them in squatting postures. Jobs such as housekeeping, farming and welding require various squatting activities. It is speculated that prolonged squatting without any type of supporting stool would gradually and eventually impose musculoskeletal injuries on workers. This study aims to examine the proper height of the stool according to the position of working materials for the squatting worker. A total of 40 male and female college students… CONTINUE READING
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