A thorough explanation of the quantifying of manual lifting. The failure to match strength to task costs billions of dollars each year in medical and compensation payments. Ayoub and Mital argue forcefully for pre-employment testing of manual workers. They cover variables in materials handling tasks, mechanics of lifting, pulling and pushing, carrying and supporting loads, proper training, and suitable rest periods. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORJob Design/ Redesign and Screening Procedure 6.1 Principles of Job Design/ Redesign 6.1.1 6.1.2 6.1.3 Eliminating ... Ratio as a Job Design/ Redesign Tool Mitala#39;s Model for Evaluating Manual Handling Jobs 22.214.171.124 A Numeric Exampleanbsp;...
|Title||:||Manual Materials Handling|
|Author||:||M M Ayoub|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1989-09-21|