Accession Number : ADA327306
Title : Preventing Work-Related Musculoskeletal Illnesses Through Ergonomics: The Air Force PREMIER Program. Volume 1. Management Guidelines.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. for period ending 1996,
Corporate Author : ARMSTRONG LAB BROOKS AFB TX OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DIRECTORATE
Personal Author(s) : Klinenberg, Edward J. ; Cogburn, Cynthia D. ; Goddard, Don E.
PDF Url : ADA327306
Report Date : JAN 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 39
Abstract : This report introduces the AF PREMIER Program. The primary goal of the PREMIER program is to minimize the negative impact on AF mission accomplishment by preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMD) among AF employees. The AF PREMIER program consists of a series of modules designed to anticipate, recognize, evaluate, and control ergonomic risk factors associated with WMD development. This report describes the overall philosophy of the AF PREMIER program and provides detailed management guidelines for implementation of the program.
Descriptors : *ILLNESS, *ERGONOMICS, *MUSCULOSKELETAL DISEASES, AIR FORCE, MANAGEMENT, INSTRUCTIONS, TRAUMA.
Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE