ERGONOMICS is a set of sciences and technologies that search the adaptation between the human being and its work, looking for the adjustment between people, things that make, objects that use and its environment of work. Its action is of character to multidiscipline and its basic objective is to adapt conditions of work to the characteristics of the human being, or either, to project works, workstations, machines and tools suitable to the people.

ERGONET - ERGONOMICS ONLINE is a thematic site of reference specialized in ergonomics. It is destined to all those that have a serious commitment of study and action around the subjects of the health in the work.


Carlos Roberto Miranda

Physician Specialist in Occupational Medicine. Master in Community Health (UFBA). Fiscal Auditor of the Work (MTE). Author of the book Introduction to the Health in the Work (Ed. Atheneu, 1998 - 4º ed. e-book, 2006). Publisher of the Digital Enciclopedia Safety and Health in the Work (1º Ed. e-book, 2008).



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