Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) in Industry
MSDs are most frequent and costly for the industries. With ever increasing healthcare cost & ageing workforce, prevention has to be the priority.
The current process of ergonomics assessment of the workplace is reactive, manual (subjective) and time-consuming. The collected data is not sufficient for complete analysis.
The prevention methods, like Ergonomic assessment, is mandated by worker's health and safety authorities in most economies.