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The ergonomics and design of an inclusive best-fit solution to workbenches

@inproceedings{Gaughran2004TheEA,
  title={The ergonomics and design of an inclusive best-fit solution to workbenches},
  author={William Gaughran},
  year={2004}
}
  • William Gaughran
  • Published 2004
  • Engineering
  • In a time when the developed world, is trying to reduce the human and economic costs of musculo-skeletal disorders (MSDs), any contribution to such an endeavour would be welcome. These economic costs are estimated to be in the tens of billions of Euro in the EU countries and similarly in the USA, the cost in human pain has not been measured. It may surprise many that in spite of all the advancements in science and technology, that two generations of people, who are very significantly taller… CONTINUE READING

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