Author Archives: Vivian Wong

Forces on the Spine & Load Moments

Written by Venkat Venkatasubramanian, SwiftMotion CEO OSHA has specified limits1 on back compression force limits of 770 lbs. What are these forces and how to calculate them? Read below for more details. When people lift and bend at their waist … Read More

What Will Motion Capture For Industrial Safety Be Like In The Next Decade?

Written by Venkat Venkatasubramanian, SwiftMotion CEO One of the pressing needs for many industrial complexes (large and small) is maintaining proper ergonomics among its workforce to prevent injuries. Such injuries often cost a lot of employers in workers comp and … Read More

Six Quick Tips For Work From Home Ergonomics Setup

Written by Angela Lau The workplace concept has changed since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. Remote work had been a growing trend, but the pandemic has made it the new norm.  Pre-Covid research (link) from Harvard Business School had … Read More