Blood Pressure Testing for Return to Work ScreeningsIndustrial Rehab December 10, 2013
We often get questions from former students seeking advice or research that directly relates to their chosen profession. Recently we received a great Industrial Rehab/Physical Demands oriented question from a former student. I was wondering if you had any information on blood pressure testing in the clinic for Physical Evaluation/Return to Work screenings. When isContinue reading
Bio-Ergonomics© Industrial Rehabilitation Education Offered Through The Back SchoolIndustrial Rehab November 25, 2013
Several years ago, the die seemed cast by other education systems offering an inefficient and very expensive education model. The Back School decided not to take this approach. Three, four, or five day courses with extra charges required for equipment, software, and other hidden fees waste time and money – especially for the smaller independentContinue reading
What Tool Is Used To Measure The Grip Force For A Task While On The Job Site Performing Ergo Or Job Analyses?
The answer depends on the type of grip used. And, there is no universally accepted method to do so but here goes. If the grip is for lifting, then measure the tare weight to lift the object from the floor using a force gauge and hook. The force will equate to the amount of gripContinue reading