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biomechanical analysis

The formal process of utilizing knowledge about the work environment along with the design of the human body to fully integrate the two systems. Biomechanics views people at work as special types of machines performing tasks alongside other machines. Human beings can only productively function within the scope of their strength, flexibility, and endurance. The goal of biomechanics is to ensure that the work environment properly fits the needs and abilities of individual workers. Biomechanical analysis is often utilized in factory settings.

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