Case Studies & Solutions

Applied ergonomics case studies and solutions are ergonomic solutions to real-world business problems. Hundreds of case studies and solutions from a variety of sources are indexed and shared here to advance the knowledge and skills of individuals practicing ergonomics.

AEC Ergo Cup Solutions

Descriptions of industry team entries at the annual ErgoCup competition of the Applied Ergonomics Conference, from 2008 through 2019.

Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation Case Studies

Summaries of interventions and their impact as implemented through the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation’s Safety Grants program.

Program-Related Solutions

Descriptions of company-led solutions focusing on ergonomics programs and training.

Solutions By Industry

Solutions categorized by industrial sector, such as manufacturing, health care, and office environments.

Solutions By Primary Risk Factor

Solutions grouped by work exposure including posture, force, repetitive motions, and vibration.

Solutions By Area of the Body

Solutions categorized by major area of the body stressed due to work activities.