NIOSH’s WRT Sector publishes their 2016 Spring News Bulletin

This latest news bulletin takes a close look at over exertion. It basically provides a short brief rationale for the use of Lift Assist Devices and on the flip side information from BLS data.

OSHA seeks public comment as it updates Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is seeking public comment on an updated version of its voluntary Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines.

WRT Sector News Bulletin

If you have 3-5 minutes, check out NIOSH's latest WRT Sector News Bulletin. It has three short stories for the professional serving the needs of the businesses in the wholesale and retail trade sector.

New EASE Brochure Promotes Worker Safety

The Ergonomic Assist Systems and Equipment (EASE) Council of MHI has produced a new brochure to help promote safer, healthier and more ergonomically correct workplaces.

Event Start Date End Date Sponsor Location
ASAP Conference (Audit, Safety, and Asset Protection) 3/20/2017 3/22/2017 FMI Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel
Orlando, FL
EASE exhibit at the Applied Ergonomics Conference 2017 3/27/2017 3/30/2017 Orlando, Florida
ProMat 2017 4/3/2017 4/6/2017 MHI McCormick Place
Chicago, IL
Match Making - Tasks, People and Tools 4/3/2017 4/3/2017 EASE McCormick Place
Chicago, IL
Match Making - Tasks, People and Tools 4/6/2017 4/6/2017 EASE McCormick Place
Chicago, IL
2017 Spring Meeting 5/22/2017 5/24/2017 MHI Marriott Center City
Charlotte, NC
ERGO-X 2017 6/19/2017 6/21/2017 Human Factors & Ergonomics Society Marriott Tampa Waterside Hotel
Tampa, FL
8th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics and the Affiliated Conferences 7/17/2017 7/21/2017 AHFE Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics International Westin Bonaventure Hotel
Los Angeles, CA
Fundamentals of Material Handling Systems 8/17/2017 8/9/2017 MHI Allentown, PA
MODEX 2018 4/9/2018 4/12/2018 MHI Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA
EASE Ergo/Lean Training Program for Sales Personnel


EASE Managing Executive

Andy Drozinski



Jim Galante
Southworth International Group Inc.

Vice Chairman
David Butwid