Reps can help you with initial set-up and problem solving
The Ergonomics program at UBC strives to have an Office Ergonomics Representative for each department. We provide the training (usually three hours) and material required for reps to promote, educate and ensure musculoskeletal health in their departments.
Office Ergo Reps are trained by the Ergonomics Coordinator in simple computer workstation set-up, signs and symptoms of injuries from poor ergonomic set-up and control strategies to reduce or prevent symptoms.
Benefits of having an Office Ergo Rep for your department:
Roles and Responsibilities of an Office Ergo Rep:
Of course, our Ergonomics Coordinator is always available to help with more complicated ergonomic issues and privacy concerns.
Resources for the Office Ergo Rep include a power point presentation, Workstation checklists and much more.