Check out the Cornell Dept. of Design and Environmental Analysis Ergo-Webpage
Faculty there are involved in design of Steelcase and other office
eqipment/furniture, and have some interesting research on ergonomics and
design issues both for furniture and the larger office environment.
You might also look at other freeware educational materials at our archive
of OSH educatonal materials at where you
can select the archive and then search for ergonomics materials. Some
might be useful.

At 12:26 PM -0300 5/14/97, D.Darren MacDonald wrote:
>Hi all I am looking for some information regarding furniture design &
>ergonomics, I have the CSA "Office Ergo" standards but I was looking for
>some additional info. I am giving a brief seminiar to the community
>college's Furniture Design class, some general info would be
>Thanks in advance......Darren.
>D.Darren MacDonald, BScK CB Safety Training Limited,
>Ergonomist 106 Reserve St., Suite 111,
> Glace Bay, NS B1A

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