Latvian Ergonomics Society

International seminar: Ergonomics, Risk Factors and Safety in Agriculture and Forestry

Seminar of “Ergonomics Risk Factors and Safety in Agriculture“, organised by the Nordic Association of Agricultural Scienctists (NJF) and to be held from 16th to 18th April 2015 in Tartu, Estonia.More information HERE: NJF seminar

University of Latvia scientific conference No. 73. session Ergonomics and Work Environment

Conference was organized in collaboration with Latvian Ergonomics Society and Master study program “Work Environment and expertise”. Presentations and photo are available here: LU 73rd conference

Dr. Henrijs Kalkis carries out research at the Penn State university, USA.

Dr. Henrijs Kalkis is board member of Latvian Ergonomics Society and assistant professor at the University of Latvia and carries out the research at the Penn State university. The full article is available HERE.

October – Ergonomics month !

FEES campaign European Month of Ergonomics EME is dedicated in 2014 and 2015 to this subject, with the title “Ergonomics for managing work-related stress”. The aim of the campaign is to demonstrate the potential of ergonomics knowledge and methods in managing work-related risks and thus to promote the collaboration between ergonomists and occupational health and safety experts to work together for this subject.
Presentation in English: Ergonomics for managing work-related stress 2014-2015
Presentation in Latvian : Ergonomics for managing work-related stress 2014-2015