Ergonomics Working Group

DoD Track, Applied Ergonomics Conference Reno, Nevada, 24-25 March 2009

The Department of Defense is the nation’s largest employer, offering thousands of jobs in hundreds of different fields for Service members and civilians throughout the United States and worldwide. The DoD strives to create a safe, efficient, productive, and comfortable environment to best fit their workplaces to the needs of employees. The DoD track at the 2009 Applied Ergonomics Conference offered presentations on how DoD achieves its ergonomics goals through comprehensive risk assessments, innovative equipment design, ergonomic interventions, and collaborative installation program development.