Workplace Ergonomics Guide Introduced by Caster and Wheel Technology Expert, Darcor Casters and Wheels

Guide to Workplace Ergonomics is available as a free download to help businesses understand and improve ergonomics to improve business performance

darcor workplace ergonomics guideNEWS RELEASE – Toronto, Ontario – January 2015 – Caster solutions leader, Darcor Casters and Wheels, is pleased to introduce the Guide to Workplace Ergonomics. The free 13-page download will help organizations truly understand the impact of ergonomics on business operations and ultimately provide solutions to improve workplace ergonomics and business performance.

The Guide to Workplace Ergonomics covers a variety of areas that all organizations should be familiar with to ensure employee health and safety including:

  • Workplace ergonomics and impact on business performance: productivity, health & safety, and related costs & consequences
  • Avoidable workplace risks for pushing and pulling tasks
  • Ergonomics of safe pushing and pulling
  • Factors to designing safer pushing and pulling tasks
  • How to choose the right caster to reduce workplace injuries

The Guide to Workplace Ergonomics is geared towards management and operations teams who want to better understand the impact of workplace ergonomics and how they can proactively implement solutions to ensure optimal employee health and safety.

“This Guide to Workplace Ergonomics was developed because we know businesses should have a good understanding of workplace ergonomics so they can improve their operations.” said Raymond Simmons, president of Darcor Casters and Wheels. “We encourage executives and plant floor managers to take the opportunity to download the free Guide to Workplace Ergonomics. It is an essential tool for fully understanding the impact of workplace ergonomics and developing their business’ ergonomics strategy.”

Executives and managers interested in obtaining the Guide to Workplace Ergonomics can download the guide for free at the Guide to Workplace Ergonomics download page. Interested parties can also contact an ergonomics specialist with any questions or to help with the guide by email at

“At Darcor, we strive to stay on top of workplace ergonomics trends. We want to lead the industry in the release of relevant, actionable guides like the Guide to Workplace Ergonomics.” said Vaughn Pipe, Vice President Sales and Marketing at Darcor. “We are constantly looking for new ways to provide information and guidance to support businesses through guides or our workplace ergonomics blog.”

About Darcor Casters and Wheels

Darcor Casters and Wheels provides wheel technology that exceeds ergonomic mobility standards. For more than 75 years, Darcor has been the leading global provider of ergonomic caster solutions. Darcor’s superior caster design creates best in class rating for push/pull forces that support workplace ergonomics with a vision of improving employee health, safety and productivity. Darcor provides caster solutions for industrial, material handling, medical, floor cleaning and entertainment environments. Darcor also creates custom caster solutions engineered to suit unique applications.

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