If you are experiencing physical discomfort or just want reassurance that your workstation is set up properly, you can schedule an Ergonomic Evaluation performed by a Certified Ergonomics Assessment Specialist. By the end of the evaluation, you will understand:
Proper ergonomic posture, whether sitting or standing, can help improve comfort, mood, energy and productivity throughout the day. An Ergonomic Evaluation is a 30- to 45-minute on-site evaluation performed by a Certified Ergonomics Assessment Specialist. During the evaluation you will be provided with:
A written summary of recommendations and resources can be emailed to you or your supervisor upon your request.
If you are interested in an ergonomic keyboard or mouse, the ACT Center has several models that we can loan you for a period of time so you can try before you buy.
You are responsible for any purchases. If approved, purchases can be made through your department. See a list of university-contracted vendors.
There is no fee associated with this service.
This service is available to MU faculty and staff on the MU campus.
To request an evaluation of your workstation, fill out and submit the Ergonomic Evaluation Request form. An Ergonomics specialist will contact you within 48 hours to schedule an appointment.
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