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.
Society of Mfg. Engineers, (M) Box 930, Dearborn, MI 48121, FAX (313) 271-2861.
Most cyber attacks could be avoided by adopting a list of Critical Security Controls that were created by the Center for Internet Security. That’s the message from Steve Mustard of the Automation Federation.
How 3D printing fits into the digital thread, and the relationship between its uses for prototyping and for manufacturing, was the subject of a talk by Proto Labs' Rich Baker at last week's Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies.
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