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January 25 2012 Ergonomics Newsletter

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There is a lot of variation among the human population, however we are more the same than we are different.

Second Concept-Humans are the Same

Humans have limits. From a physical point of view, the ergonomist is most concerned about the people in the higher and lower percentiles. These are the ones most difficulty with tools, equipment and presentation that are designed for the average person. They are most likely to be injured.

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Virginia Hixson is a Certified Professional Ergonomist and Project Management Professional practicing in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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