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Free Resources*

Resource Name Type Country/Jurisdiction Author(s) Date Download
NIOSH Observation Based Postural Assessment Resource North America NIOSH, CRE-MSD, University of Windsor 2014
MSD Guideline Part 1 Resource Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario 2007
MSD Guideline Part 2 Resource Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario 2007
MSD Guideline Part 3A Resource Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario 2007
MSD Guideline Part 3B Resource Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario 2007
MSD Guideline Part 3C Resource Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario 2007
Quick Exposure Check (QEC) Risk Assessment UK University of Surrey, Health and Safety Executive (HSE) 1999
Quick Exposure Check (QEC) Reference Guide Risk Assessment UK University of Surrey, Health and Safety Executive (HSE) 1999
Rapid Upper Limb Assessment (RULA) Worksheet Risk Assessment USA Alan Hedge 2001
Rapid Entire Body Assessment (REBA) Worksheet Risk Assessment USA Thomas E Bernard ?
Manual Handling Assessment Charts (MAC) Risk Assessment UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) 2003
Assessment of Repetitive Tasks of the Upper Limb (ART) Tool Risk Assessment UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) 1992
Control of Vibration at Work Regulation Legislation/Regulation UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) 2005
Hand Arm Vibration Calculator Risk Assessment UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) 2005
Whole Body Vibration Calculator Tool/Spreadsheet UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) 2005
Caution Zone Checklist Risk Assessment Washington State, USA Washington State Department of Labor & Industries ?
Hazard Zone Checklist Risk Assessment Washington State, USA Washington State Department of Labor & Industries ?
Free Ergonomics Artwork Graphics/Artwork UK Robert Bridger 2008
Cost Benefit Calculator Tool/Spreadsheet Washington State, USA Washington State Department of Labor & Industries ?
Quick Exposure Check (QEC) Calculator Tool/Spreadhseet Ontario Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) 2010
NASA TLX Risk Asessment USA National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1988
NASA TLX Manual Resource USA National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1988
Anthropometry Analysis Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2006
Reach Envelope Analysis Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard ?
Rating of Perceived Effort Scale Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2006
Static Work Analysis Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2012
Estimation of Metabolic Rate Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2005
Dynamic Work Analysis Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2005
NIOSH Lifting Equation Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2013
ACGIH Hand Activity Level (HAL) Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2000
Strain Index Analysis Risk Assessment USA Thomas E. Bernard 2001
Rapid Office Strain Assessment (ROSA) Risk Assessment Canada Michael Sonne 2012
Physical Demands Description Handbook Resource Ontario Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) 2014
Risk Factor Identification Worksheet Risk Assessment British Columbia WorkSafe BC 2013
Risk Factor Assessment Worksheet Risk Assessment British Columbia WorkSafe BC 2013
Pictograms to Prevent MSDs Resource Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2010 Link
Participatory Ergonomics Guide Resource Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2009 Link
Participatory Erognomics Blueprint Resource Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2003 Link
Ergonomics Handbook for the Clothing Industry Resource Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2001 Link
Systematic Review - Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Disorders Prevention Research Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2008 Link
Systematic Review - Process and Implementation of Participatory Ergonomics Research Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2008 Link
Systematic Review - MSD Interventions in Health-Care Research Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2007 Link
Systematic Review - MSD Interventions Among Computer Users Research Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2006 Link
Systematic Review - Effectiveness of Participatory Ergonomics Interventions Research Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2005 Link
eOfficeErgo - Office Ergonomics eLearning Tool Research Canada Institute for Work & Health (IWH) 2015 Link
PainPoint - MSD Discomfort Survey App App Canada Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) 2015 Link
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