Firefighter and Emergency Medical Services Ergonomics Curricula

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: October 10th, 2011
Topics: Ergonomics |

Oregon OSHA 2005 – Oregon OSHA 1254B

Firefighters and EMS personnel have unique work situations that place them at high risk for sprains, strains and other musculoskeletal injuries. This program aids in understanding body mechanics and how to avoid possible injuries. (Developed by ergonomists at the University of Oregon Labor Education and Research Center.)