Ergonomics

Designing functional outdoor living spaces

Designing functional outdoor living spaces

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Professionals who plan and manage senior housing and care facilities know that stimulating, comfortable and safe outdoor living spaces are an important component of design that fosters a higher quality of life for residents.

Transport trolley allows for canister removal

Transport trolley allows for canister removal

A new transport trolley from Rational allows removal of fat collectors and canisters, the company announced last week.

Study predicts injury increase for medical professionals

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High tech will mean high-risk for some healthcare workers, according to projections from a Cornell University ergonomics professor. The push to make healthcare high tech, which is being pumped with $20 billion from the federal stimulus package, will create some of its own healthcare claims, he says.