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Friday, December 23, 2005

Workstation Ergonomics

"Setting up your computer may seem as easy as pulling up a chair and reaching for the keyboard. Yet positioning or using your computer improperly can lead to all sorts of injuries - from the short term discomfort of headaches to long term (and potentially debilitating) conditions like Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Many people don't even realize that their pain is computer-related - until they learn proper work habits, and the pain disappears."

Healthy Computing has complete information on proper workstation habits - how to position the keyboard, where to place the monitor, how high the chair should be and lots more. If you want to avoid repetitive strain injuries after ten years, then it is time to apply proper workstation habits right now. For more, see the website: