Monday, May 19, 2008

Ergo Cup Winners Announced

Ergo Cup winners are ...

"The Applied Ergonomics Conference Committee is proud to announce the winners of the 2008 Ergo Cup and Graduate Student Design competitions.

Thirty-five companies from locations around the world demonstrated their innovative ergonomic solutions to compete for the prestigious Ergo Cup awards in three major categories.

The judging panel of ergonomists selected the Ergo Cup winners based on stringent criteria including innovation, simplicity, cost-savings, ergonomic risk, and presentation quality. The selection process was highly competitive due to each team's creative approaches. In addition to the three Ergo Cup awards, Ergo Excellence awards, using the same criteria as for the Ergo Cup award, were presented to five companies selected by attendees.

The winners are:

Ergo Cup Awards
Training and Education
Honda of America Manufacturing Inc.
Partnership for a Healthy Workforce
East Liberty, Ohio

Team-based Workplace Solution
PPG Aerospace Transparencies
Clamp Assist System
Huntsville, Ala.

Honda of America Manufacturing Inc.
Based on Workplace Solution Ergo Start Cart
Anna, Ohio"    (Continued via Institute of Industrial Engineers)    [Ergonomics Resources]

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