The role of ergonomics in business resilience

Businesses need a strategy for resilience in an era of disruptions, and workplace ergonomics can help plan for such risks.
By Anuja Patil and Favio Corral

Just-in-time workplace training via mixed reality

A new virtual reality technology tool helps train workers to use safe ergonomic habits on the job.
By Karen B. Chen, Gimantha Perera and Ken Chen

Workcell-based assembly versus assembly lines

Workcell-based assembly processes provide quicker, more reliable and more flexible product flow than conventional assembly lines.
By Richard J. Schonberger

Smart thinking = smart factory layout = smart factory

The right factory design can maximize a company’s production system while meeting the needs of its employees.
By Shahrukh A. Irani