Office Ergonomics

Office Ergonomics is included in the EH&S/RM Manual, Section 13 .PDF

Departments are responsible for providing a proper ergonomic workstation (an adjustable chair and keyboard tray) upon hiring a new employee working at a computer.

Need an Adjustment?

  1. There are generally only 2 types of office chairs on campus.  Determine which type you have and review how to adjust your chair.
    1. KI Engage Chair KI Engage Chair: Review this document to learn how to adjust your chair.
    2. Steelcase Criterion ChairSteelcase Criterion Chair: Watch this brief video to learn how to adjust your chair to fit you. 
  2. Learn more at Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
  3. If you are not able to resolve your concern and want to schedule a 30 minute Ergonomic Evaluation, submit this form.