Ergonomic Articles

Ergonomics Canada Magazine

Annual publication with the goal of providing functional ergonomic information to the public.

This edition focuses on the role of ergonomics in the increasingly connected world of automation, big data and artificial intelligence (AI). Automation is increasingly being used in the workplace, in our homes and in our communities. Designed from a human-centered perspective, automation and AI offer the opportunity to eliminate the repetitive, forceful, error-prone or monotonous tasks from humans, while creating tasks that involve learning, higher thinking and creativity.

Computer Ergonomics

The Ontario occupational health and safety page provides useful information on how to prevent health problems (musculoskeletal work-related injuries) when using computers. They provide information on lighting, glare, micro-breaks, and worker posture.