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Sponsored by the Management and the Ergonomics Branch of the Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialties: Ergonomic Leadership: Motivating and Developing Ergonomic Behavior

Description: Ergonomic-related injuries, generally soft tissue, remain a significant problem for many organizations. Though engineering interventions have reduced injuries, performance has often reached a plateau. This innovative session focuses on leadership methods and a seven-step strategy for motivating and developing ergonomic behavior with managers and workers for higher-level performance and culture.
  Instructor(s): Robert F. Pater, Strategic Safety Associates, Portland, OR
  Level: I A