IES Continuous Development Workshop series 2016-2017

Basic Training for Physical Ergonomics Risk Assessment

Dublin Institute of Technology
Cathal Brugha Street Dublin 1
Room 16

Friday, 25th of November 2016

Program

9.00 - 9.15 Registration and coffee

9.15 - 9.30 Welcoming note
Dr Chiara Leva, Trinity College Dublin

9.30 - 09.50 HSA Perspective on Ergonomics assessment
Frank Power, Health and Safety Authority Ireland

10.00 - 11.00 Workstation design
Ita Leyden

11.00 - 11.15 Coffee break

11.15 - 11.45 Physical ergonomics risk assessment standards and requirements (ISO/TR 12295, IS/EN1005)
Dr Leonard O’Sullivan, University of Limerick

11.45 - 13.00 Musculoskeletal loading assessment in the field : e.g. Niosh equations and or Rula, etc. pros and cons
Muriel Johnson

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch

14.00 - 15.00 Advanced/ research methods for musculoskeletal loading assessment
Dr Leonard O’Sullivan, University of Limerick

15.00 - 16.00 Exercises and applications

16.00 - 16.15 Questions and Answers, concluding remarks

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Registration

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Location

Dublin Institute of Technology, Room 16 in Catha Brugha street, Dublin 1


Parking

No free parking provided on campus unfortunately. Possible viable option is Q-Park Clerys Car Park 1 Marlborough St (01) 874 8902.