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Ergonomics

Ergonomics is about 'fit': the fit between people, the things they do, the objects they use and the environments they work, travel and play in.  If good fit is achieved, the stresses on people are reduced.

References:

  • From the UK Ergonomics Society website:  The Ergonomics Society.  Proper attention to ergonomics will improve usability, comfort, productivity, reliability and well-being.
 

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