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Greater New York City - 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.
Melinda Pricken, OTR/L is a licensed occupational therapist providing ergonomic services to Greater New York City.
Melinda’s extensive career thus far has seen her perform advanced ergonomic office assessments in corporate settings to managing an occupational health clinic in a large industrial food manufacturing facility. She has trained and taught on a wide array of progressive equipment for healthcare and medical settings. Melinda has performed ergonomic assessments for such clients as HBO and NBC.
Always driven to succeed, Melinda earned a Bachelors in Recreation Administration with a minor in American Sign Language at Kean University and a Masters of Occupational Therapy at Kean University in New Jersey.
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.