Ergonomics Consulting In Pleasanton, CA
Ergonomics is the science that studies the interactions between the worker, their environment and the work that they perform. Ergonomics principles are designed to optimize worker productivity and comfort, while minimizing the risk of injury. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) have become prevalent in the workforce, and can be largely avoidable by simply changing workplace design, habits and environment. Our Physical Therapist’s specialize in ergonomics and can provide employers and employees with the tools needed to implement a proactive approach in reducing work related injuries.
Companies who have implemented ergonomic principles in their workplace have successfully decreased workers’ compensation claims by 50-90% while simultaneously improving employee health and boosting employee morale and efficiency.
Because workers are a company’s most valuable asset, it is important that workers thrive so that the company can thrive. In the unfortunate event workers are hurt, not only does their pain interfere with everyday functions, it affects how or if they can function at their jobs. Advanced Physical Therapy & Ergonomics, Inc. using WorkWell Systems Programs can safeguard your employees and your company’s bottom line.
Our Approach to Workplace Health Intervention
Professional therapists for medical & ergonomics intervention to:
- Prevent Injuries through education and worksite evaluations
- Intervene when work activities bring on symptoms or problems – early intervention and preventative care to reduce injuries and absenteeism
- Test objectively the workers’ physical abilities
- Develop work rehab programs that increase the employee’s ability to return !to regular job duties