Ergonomics and Sustainability for grades K-12

Welcome to an overview of ergonomics and learn how it is about designing for people. Discover how ergonomics is the science of fitting the workplace, product, or tools to the user’s needs to increase productivity and reduce discomfort.

Industrial Engineers are uniquely positioned to incorporate sustainability concepts. See how their focus is on systems, and in observing these systems at a high level, they can most effectively choose which parts of the systems to modify to produce desired results.