HIP: Control Ergonomic Risk Factors Associated with Your Job to Work Safely and Comfortably

Date: 10/15/2013

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Location: 323 Kirby Student Center (KSC),Residence Dining Center (RDC)

Cost: Free for faculty and staff


UMD Employee Wellness Program



The purpose of this ergonomics program is to proactively eliminate work-related Ergonomics Risk Factors and prevent or reduce workplace-acquired Musculo-Skeletal Disorders (MSD) by providing management leadership and employee involvement in the identification, correction and elimination of such risk factors, through information dissemination, education and training on an on-going basis.

Laura Lott is a Public Health Specialist at EHSO on the UMD Campus with a Masters of Industrial Safety. She has worked in compliance of hazardous materials transportation, commercial driver training and safety for nearly 20 years.


  • Name: Rachel Gilbertson
  • E-mail: rmgilber@d.umn.edu
  • Sponsored by: Duluth-Health Coach/Wellness, Duluth-Human Resources

More information: http://www.d.umn.edu/umdhr/Training/fall2013/#hip

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact Rachel Gilbertson, rmgilber@d.umn.edu, 726-6753.

Save to Your Calendar

Google Calendar
Google Apps for the UofM
Yahoo Calendar