FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, continues their live online educational series with a webinar on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 11:00 am EST. Dr. Ann Marie Dale, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Occupational Therapy at WUSM, will present the session Common Ergonomic Hazards and Appropriate Controls for Commercial Flooring Installation
Floor layers are at risk of developing chronic soft tissue injuries from long-term physically demanding work tasks. There are many available tools and equipment that can reduce risk of these injuries. This session will cover basic information about common ergonomic hazards, suggestions for ideal work processes and examples of recommended tools and equipment to reduce hazards. As with every FCICA webinar, this session will include an interactive Q&A, so bring your questions.
Register at http://www.fcica.com/webinars. Registration deadline is Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST.