" 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 Minneapolis - St. Paul
Ergonomic Assessment, Training
and Consulting Services
Whether it’s a customized group training or a personalized ergonomic office 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 and industrial 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.
Karen Cieminski, PT has been in the rehabilitation and ergonomics field for 30 years and has extensive experience treating and preventing work-related injuries through ergonomic intervention and preventative strategies. Karen’s passion is guiding and helping companies realize the importance of employee health and wellness and the positive impact a comprehensive ergonomics program will have on employee morale and the company’s bottom line.
Karen is trained in Ergonomics and Injury Prevention through Isernhagen Work Systems, Roy Matheson and Associates, and Humantech. Karen’s clients have spanned a variety of settings including general office, aerospace manufacturing, general industry, medical assembly, healthcare, facilities/custodian, government, and education. In addition to ergonomics and injury prevention services, Karen is also well-versed in providing consultative services in developing/implementing reasonable accommodations in response to ADA accommodation requests.
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.