Awkward and static posture of the lower
Wrist and palm contact pressure in the
carpal tunnel area
Eye strain and fatigue
Awkward and static posture of the neck
Use a fully adjustable ergo-task chair or
stool with built-in solid foot rest.
Adjust the chair to fit you properly.
For prolonged standing alternate between
feet, wear low-heeled shoes with good
cushioning or use anti-fatigue floor
Pull the microscope to the front edge of
the work surface for upright posture and
elevate if needed.
Adjust the eyepieces and angle of
observation to prevent neck strain. Use
adjustable microscope stands.
Provide armrests to support forearms
during knob adjustments.