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Emergency Services Ergonomics and Wellness

Emergency Services Ergonomics and Wellness cover

This handbook provides corrective measures that will help to increase the safety of emergency responders, reduce the costs of worker's compensation claims, maximize the longevity of emergency service careers, and assist with sending personnel into healthy retirements.

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Emergency Services Ergonomics and Wellness September 2020, 258 pages

Work Smarter posters

Each poster contains safety tips on a topic covered in the Emergency Services Ergonomics and Wellness Handbook. Display one or more of the posters in your fire and emergency medical services station to encourage injury prevention by working smarter.

* Microsoft Edge users: please download and open the complete poster series file in a PDF reader.

EMTs lifting a stretcher
firefighter carrying hoseline
ergonomics poster collection
firefighter practicing forcible entry
firefighters demonstrating the proper way to lift a backboard
firefighter lifting equipment from apparatus