Ergonomics in Manufacturing book offers advice on how to ensure worker safety and boost productivity through proper equipment, facilities, and work environment design. The book also explains how to prevent cumulative trauma disorders and the number one reason for worker's compensation claims: lower-back injuries. Case studies and real-life examples are provided along with figures and tables.
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Two new technologies from Stratasys, created in partnership with Boeing, Ford, and Siemens, will bring accurate, repeatable manufacturing of very large thermoplastic end products, and much bigger composite parts, onto the factory floor for industries including automotive and aerospace.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies.
You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived.
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