How Much Do You Know About Physical Ergonomics?

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How Much Do You Know About Physical Ergonomics?

Ergonomics is known as the science of designing the job, equipment, and workplace to fit the worker. Physical ergonomic is one of the 3 aspects of ergonomics. So, how much do you know about physical ergonomics? Do you think you can pass our quiz?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is physical ergonomics?
    • A. 

      It is concerned with with the impact of anatomy, anthropometry, bio-mechanics and more.

    • B. 

      It is concerned with the impact of anatomy.

    • C. 

      It is concerned with the impact on anthropometry

    • D. 

      It is concerned with bio-mechanics.

  • 2. 
    What are the benefits of physical ergonomics?
    • A. 

      The design of both consumer and industrial products.

    • B. 

      The design of consumer products.

    • C. 

      The design of industrial products.

    • D. 

      The design of new products.

  • 3. 
    How is physical ergonomics important in the medical field?
    • A. 

      For those diagnosed with physiological disorders like arthritis.

    • B. 

      For those diagnosed with scoliosis

    • C. 

      For those who are too short.

    • D. 

      For those with fatigue.

  • 4. 
    How many symptoms do workers generally complain about?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      20

  • 5. 
    How many U.S workers suffer from injuries at work every year?
    • A. 

      1.8 million people

    • B. 

      100,000 people

    • C. 

      1 million people.

    • D. 

      2 million people.

  • 6. 
    What type of job normally cause injuries?
    • A. 

      The ones with repetitive and forceful exertions, with frequent heavy lifts, and awkward movements.

    • B. 

      The ones early in the morning.

    • C. 

      The ones where you have to work in chain.

    • D. 

      The ones where you have to rotate a lot.

  • 7. 
    What is OSHA?
    • A. 

      It the old safety and health administration

    • B. 

      It's the occupational safety and health administration.

    • C. 

      It is the overall safety and health administration

    • D. 

      It is the occupational stronger health administration

  • 8. 
    What are WRMDs?
    • A. 

      Work related muscles disorders

    • B. 

      World related muscles disorders

    • C. 

      Work related musculostekeletal disorders.

    • D. 

      Work related muscles diseases.

  • 9. 
    How many serious injuries are accounted for in the US every year?
    • A. 

      600,000

    • B. 

      6000

    • C. 

      8000

    • D. 

      4000

  • 10. 
    How are these injuries recorded?
    • A. 

      Evidence.

    • B. 

      Pictures of the injury.

    • C. 

      Doctor's letters.

    • D. 

      In illness logs, medical records, and job analyses.

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