On often overlooked field due to the constantly changing nature of the job – but there is good stuff out there – educate yourself, your employees, and your clients now. In addition to education, there are also reviews of techniques and tools to help reduce musculoskeletal disorders – including a rebar tying tool.
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Click links below for documents:
15 Tips to Reduce Sprains and Strains in Construction
Assessing Risk of Sprains and Strains in Construction
Awkward Posture and Excessive Force
Construction Stress in Construction Work
Hand Tool Ergonomics
Intro to Ergonomics
Rebar Tying Tool
Repetition and Excessive Force
Selecting Hand Tools in Construction Trades
Support for Overhead Drilling
Using a Pipe Carriage Prevents Back Fatigue