Skip to Navigation | Skip to Content

Training Products

Title: Understanding & Controlling Ergonomic Risk Factors


This program provides a simple explanation of Ergonomic Risk Factors that all employees can understand. Ergonomic controls are used in almost all workplaces to prevent musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). The purpose of this program is to explain what ergonomics and musculoskeletal disorders are and the measures your organization takes to control ergonomic risk factors.

Both office and industrial settings are used to illustrate important lessons about ergonomics in both environments.

Training Points

  • MSDs and their signs and symptoms,
  • the Ergonomics Program,
  • ergonomic controls,
  • reporting MSD symptoms,
  • work practice controls for various body parts
  • and lifting and carrying loads.

Other Details

  • Product type: Video
  • Video length: 19 Minutes
  • Available languages: English and Spanish
  • A Release from: ERI