Ergonomics


The SFU Ergonomics Program consists of an Ergonomics Policy, consultation on purchasing furniture and equipment, awareness training and workstation assessments. An Ergonomics Committee ensure that ergonomically correct office furniture and seating are available for purchase.

Back care

  • It's important to know what kind of exertion creates too much load on your back, and how you can use good lifting and carrying techniques to reduce the chance of injury.
  • It's also important to exercise regularly.

Review the WorkSafeBC infromation regarding proper posture, safe lifting/carrying techniques and back exercises.

For back care training sessions contact EHS: 7778.782.5728 or email: taa19@sfu.ca.