Pipette Fillers

Traditional pipette-fillers result in working in awkward postures which causes pain, reduces speed and duration, and increases risk of errors. An ergonomic long handle pipette filler combined with a shorty seriological pipette significantly improves shoulder posture.


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Poor Ergonomics. Awkward Posture: Arm away from side

MSI Risks

  • Shoulder abduction strains the shoulder and neck musculature

 

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Improved Ergonomics: Arms close to side

Improved Ergonomics

  • Use an ergonomic long handle pipette filler and a shorty seriological pipette-this will allow you to keep your arms close to your side as you work
  • Take micro-breaks
  • Rotate tasks

 

Pipettes provided courtesy of ThermoFisher. Wells provided courtesy of VWR International.