MEMIC Safety Experts Podcast
Episode #35 | Published December 21, 2020
There are multiple risk factors associated with shoulder injury including repetitive work, elevated arm posture, and constrained work spaces. If you don’t think it’s a problem, think again. According to a new study published in Human Factors, shoulder injuries cost industry in western countries $29 Billion dollars a year. Not only is shoulder injury prevention a smart safety practice, but it’s a quality of life issue as well.
On this episode of the MEMIC Safety Experts Podcast, I speak with Al Brown, MEMIC’s Director of Ergonomics about shoulder health and what can be done to prevent shoulder injury.