Yes, you’ll be much happier if you prevent ergonomics problems BEFORE they bring down your manufacturing line! See, manufacturing ergonomics can be tricky. For common activities like desk work, ergonomics has been widely studied. But the ergonomics of manufacturing … [Read more...] about Prevent Ergonomics Problems
Yes, you should have a safety plan before you need it! Because if you put it off, you risk having a sudden unexpected emergency. That’s what happened to Gary… If you’re a regular PCat reader, you know that Gary owns a baking factory and that he recently had a safety scare … [Read more...] about Why You Should Have Safety Plans In Place
Having A Plan For Safety You know how important it is to have safety and ergonomics plans in place early on in building your manufacturing line. (If you don’t? Start with our last article.) Anyway, what do you actually DO when you suddenly realize you’re at … [Read more...] about Let’s Talk Emergency Safety
Gary is worried about getting sued because a worker at his factory got injured! Don’t be like Gary. If you’re a regular PCat reader, you know that Gary was an accountant who started a side business making baked goods. And you also know that recently, Gary … [Read more...] about Safety and Ergonomics in Maker Businesses
Plan ahead for manufacturing ergonomics. Avoid costly fixes later on. Manufacturing ergonomics can be tricky. For common activities like desk work, the ergonomics have been widely studied. But the ergonomics of manufacturing processes are usually not as well known. This … [Read more...] about Plan ahead for Manufacturing Ergonomics.