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  • Ergonomics for the Road
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    How is your car seat different from your office chair? Probably not as much as you think! Many of the same rules/adjustments apply. Most folks make three position mistakes when driving: Sitting too close to the pedals Sitting too low/high...
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  • A Little Extra Baggage
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    Your boss is sending you to the annual company conference in San Diego; a privilege for only the most respected executives. When the day arrives, you toss your bag into the Uber, already late, and then you realize. You...
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  • A New Way to Work
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    Work, sleep, workout, lose your mind, repeat! It can be exhausting trying to find that work-life balance and keep a healthy lifestyle. You may be reaching for certain results, yet even with that extra hot yoga session crammed into...
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  • It's All in the Details
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    It's all in the details … some people might think that what we do as ergonomists is pretty basic, run of the mill, cookie cutter, common-sense stuff - some of that is true. What we do is not rocket...
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  • TAMU Presents SEAT
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    Here at m-erg, we know a thing or two about workplace injuries experienced behind a desk. Poorly designed software is one factor that can cause serious hand and wrist problems, disabling workers from doing their job. Over at the...
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  • 40 Lbs. Ago
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    Today, we performed an evaluation of a client who felt as if things were just "not quite right". Now, this woman happens to have been seen by us a few times, she's been educated in ergonomics and the basics...
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  • Ouch Free Ergonomic Seating!
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    Sitting is the new smoking, right? This controversial headline has made its way through every article and research paper around. If sitting is detrimental to your health, then we need to find a comparable solution! Over the years, we’ve seen...
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  • The 4 M’s
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      Fancy new desk chairs and state-of-the-art standing desks can improve the workplace, but you don’t need to break the bank with new equipment to see the benefit of ergonomics in your workday. Many of the most helpful ergonomic practices...
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  • We All Belong Here
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    As a woman-owned business, we at m-erg are passionate about causes that promote an entrepreneurial spirit, especially when they apply to girls. Particularly in political office, women are greatly outnumbered in our country’s representation. We believe the way to...
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  • CoachRICE Credentials
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    We are excited to announce that m-erg’s very own Will Hood has been accepted into CoachRICE, an immersive leadership coaching program offered by the Rice University Doerr Institute for New Leaders (DINL), in partnership with the Glasscock School of...
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  • Your Friendly… What??
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    “Ergonomist?  What’s that?” It happens to me all the time. You know—you’re on the plane or at a cocktail party and somebody asks what you do. “I’m an ergonomist.” The next question is usually, “Huh?” Well, being an ergonomist means a lot of...
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  • Mama's Got a Brand New Website
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    News to get you sitting up straight! m-erg has been rocking and rolling, providing top-tier consulting and face-to-face ergonomic services for over a decade. After celebrating our thirteenth year in business at our lucky number 13 party, we knew things...
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