Popular Mechanics: Ergonomics With Flair

(Popular Mechanics, January 01, 2003) By Christopher Allbritton

My back hurts all the time and my wrists don’t feel so hot either. Sometimes I get pains in my legs that I can’t explain. Some of my discomforts can be attributed to getting older — I’m 33, for God’s sake. But like many people who work on computers for a living, I have a sneaking suspicion that poor posture and unfortunate choices in office equipment may be partly to blame. Of course I looked at getting one of those curved keyboards and a cool chair, but everything I found was boring, industrial or just plain ugly. I use a Mac: Design and style are very important to me. So I went out looking for stylish and comfortable ergonomic tools to help me in my day-today work.



Ergo Info

Reduce eye fatigue by positioning your monitor perpendicular to your desk and away from windows and direct light sources.


Ergo Gear Guide

Ergonomic, Ergonomics, Chair Ergonomic, Office Chair, Chair Office, Computer Chair, Buy Ergonomic Chair, Niels Diffrient, Swivel Chair, Home Office Chair, Executive Chair, Desk Chair, Leather Chair, Task Chair, Lights, Ergonomic Lights, Lighting, Ergonomic Lighting, Office Lighting, Ergonomic Office Lighting, Mouse Ergonomic, Ergonomic Keyboards, Ergonomic Monitors, workstation, computer workstation, Sustainable, Green
Check out research, whitepapers, presentations, and studies on the science of ergonomics so you can reduce the risk of injury and pain at the workplace.

Resources