" With The Rising Workplace’s help we have made easy, but significant changes that have improved our work spaces.
Five stars for sure! ”
-Kathy Mlay, Owner at Arnold Mlay Insurance Agency, Inc
Greater Chicago - Ergonomic Assessment, Training and Consulting Services
Whether it’s a customized group training or a personalized ergonomic assessment, our certified ergonomic specialists tailor the service to meet your needs.
Our assessment and consultation process includes completion of an OSHA - compliant checklist and on-the-spot recommendations and modifications for each employee, performed by a certified office ergonomic specialist.
We offer a more in-depth assessment that also examines contributing environmental factors, such as lighting, sound, work routines/ habits, etc. with an emphasis on increasing job comfort, performance and productivity.
Person Centered Approach
Our assessment model for office ergonomics examines the dynamic relationship and interactive nature of the person, the work environment, and job demands.
Services are designed to increase job comfort, enhance work performance, and decrease the likelihood of work-related injuries.
Our services are shown to substantially increase employee productivity, engagement, and retention.
Rachel Meyer, OTR/L, CEASII, AOES has been a licensed occupational therapist since 2000. She has a background in patient care and has specialized in ergonomics since 2008. Having had performed hundreds of ergonomic assessments, Rachel has co-lead ergonomic teams and has worked closely with large municipalities. Her areas of clinical expertise include task analysis, assessment, functional capacity evaluations and return to work programs. A strong believer in health and wellness, Rachel brings a holistic approach to optimizing the workspace and environment for an employee’s best work life experience. Rachel earned a Bachelors of Science in Occupational Therapy from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is a proud wife and mother to a beautiful little girl, and provides education on toxic free living in her free time.
Office Services include:
Ergonomic Screening and Assessment
Implement a sustainable ergonomics program customized to your job demands and the environment that it is performed in.
Ergonomic Workshops and Training
Whether it’s a 1-hour lunch-and-learn or a full day workshop, our ergonomic specialists teach to your unique workplace ergonomic needs.
Product Installation and Implementation
Our staff facilitates the installation and fitting of recommended ergonomic equipment.
Problem Specific Ergonomic Consultation
Situation specific ergonomic and environmental consultation.