Sources for further information

Health and Safety Executive

National Health Service


CIEHF Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

IOSH Institute of Occupational Health and Safety

ROSPA The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents


Ergonomic Design in action

Video: BMW – Working with the ageing workforce

Article: “How to use ergonomics to improve the workplace design”

Website: Designing the age friendly workplace

Website: Optimizing and Designing the Workplace for Aging (Chronologically Gifted) Workers


Working later into life

Article: Older workers: Sticking around: “The recession has sped up the ageing workforce


Sharing worker experiences

Video: The chocolate factory



Website: Back pain and how to reduce it

Video: Using laptops

Video: Using mobile phones

PDF: Simple Solutions Ergonomics for Construction Workers

Website: Simple Solutions Ergonomics for Construction Workers

Website: Safe office practice


Apple Ergonomics

Website: Introduction to Apple Ergonomics

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