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Workshops

The Southeastern OTI Catalog for 2016 is now available.

Office Ergonomics Accreditation
Program (OEAP)

April 26-27, 2016

Advanced Topics in Office Ergonomics (ATOE)
April 28, 2016

Industrial Ergonomics Process
Workshop (IEPW)

July 18-21, 2016

Practical Solutions in Office Ergonomics (PSOE)
October 12, 2016


2016 Workshop dates are now available

The Ergonomic Center offers posters, anthropometric wheels, pocket guides, office reference guides, and ErgoTips for sale. You can download a price list or contact us to receive more details

Take a few minutes and explore the new content in our Research pages. Learn about some of the great projects currently underway.

edgar Demonstration Sessions
Will be scheduled as requested.
These sessions are free of charge...more

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Front & Center

Tim McGlothlin, Executive Director, is featured in the March, 2016 edition of Industrial Engineer (IE) Magazine...more

The 2016 Ergo Cup Award winners were announced at the 19th Annual Applied Ergonomics Conference in Orlando Florida...more

Tim McGlothlin, Executive Director, discussed successfull ergonomics implementation at VF Corporation’s annual meeting of its corporate Human Resources, Safety, and Security professionals in Greensboro, NC on March 16, 2016...more

Tim McGlothlin, Executive Director, presented the topic "Ergonomics Awareness and Recognition”  at the IARP of the Carolinas’ Educational Conference at the Koury Convention Center, Greensboro, NC on March 17, 2016...more

Jeff Hoyle, Director of Ergonomic Services, is serving as the Co-Chairman of the prestigious Ergo Cup Committee, awarded annually at the Applied Ergonomics Conference. This year's conference was held in Orlando, FL from March 21-24, 2016.

Gary Downey, Senior Ergonomist, will present "An Introductory Comparison of Common Ergonomics Analysis Tools" at the AIHce in Baltimore, MD on May 24, 2016...more

The Ergonomics Center has contributed case study
We have just released new versions of our NIOSH, Strain Index, and Liberty Mutual smart forms. They can be found in the Members Only Portal.

The Center is now a member of the Material Handling Institute (MHI) and the EASE Council.


The Ergonomics Center has an office in Tulsa, OK. Senior Ergonomist Gary Downey, MS, PE, CPE is the main contact and can be reached at (913) 231-4349.

The Ergonomics Center has an office in Charlotte, NC. Director of Ergonomic Services Jeff Hoyle, MS, CPE is the main contact and can be reached at
(704) 483-2837.



Visit us at these 2016-17 Conferences:

NC Statewide Safety Conference
May 10-12, 2016,
Greensboro, NC

AIHce 2016
May 21-26, 2016,
Baltimore, MD

Safety 2016
June 26-29, 2016,
Atlanta, GA

Applied Ergonomics Conference
March 27-30, 2017
Orlando, FL


Ergo News

OSHA reopens public record on proposed record-keeping rule to add work-related musculoskeletal disorders column...more

David Michaels sworn in as head of OSHA...more

NC State University partners with University of Tennessee to form Southeastern OSHA Training Institute Education Center...more

OSHA strengthens integrity of Outreach Training Program...more

The Obama administration is expected to revisit ergonomics rule...more

Michigan continues to move forward in drafting a state ergonomics standard...more

Dr. Orly Avitzur comments on the emergence of repetitive strain injuries from over usage of hand held communication devices...more


The Ergonomics Center provides occupational ergonomics consulting, training programs, and cost-effective ergonomic solutions for corporations, facilities, and individuals to support and enhance your company's ergonomics efforts. We provide a full range of consultative and training services tailored to meet your specific ergonomic needs and corporate goals. With extensive experience in ergonomics research, consulting, and training, we understand the challenges of managing ergonomics and minimizing ergonomic risk factors in today's complex work environments.