Author Archives: optimalperformanceblog

Office space: What does the ideal workplace look like? – The Globe and Mail

Cubicles are isolating and soul-sucking. Open offices are noisy and distracting. Alex Bozikovic reports on a trend that both extroverts and introverts can get behind Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theglobeandmail.com A perfect example in this @GlobeandMail article as to how #architects #Interiordesigners do not take the time or invest in the expertise of #ergonomists who […]

10 Of The Most Accessible Holidays – Traveling Bytes

Some of the top destinations for accessible holidays and disability-friendly locations to help you plan a hassle-free trip. Sourced through Scoop.it from: travelingbytes.com Hey @Toronto We hosted the @Parapangames last summer. Minimal legacy for Visitors Tourists with #Disabilities. We missed the boat. See on Scoop.it – Inclusive

Sit-stand workstations in the UK

Recently, I was asked about what employers are doing with sit-stand workstations and this prompted an overview of how I see the UK market at the moment. Whilst subjective, I hope it provides some useful indicators. In the United States, there has been a strong move to 100% sit-stand in new installations. As a result, this has… […]

How FMs Building Owners & Managers, Contractors, A&D, Engineers, Electrical experts must now support employment standards of the IASR

If you missed the #BOMAToronto Breakfast Seminar yesterday, this was a well attended event with many questions about the role #FM #BuildOwners #BuildingManagers #A&D must now play. Time for #HR to pass along responsibility from their departments (we find HR are holding onto the AODA and not collaborating with the other team members who MUST […]

How RE, FMs, Building Owners plus the A&D Professionals must support employment standards (IASR) Join us for the BOMATO Event Feb 9th Jane Sleeth speaker

The latest phase of accessibility regulations in Ontario may concern employment standards, but facility managers have a role to play in compliance. Source: How FMs can support employment standards There are seats available for Tuesday Feb 9th BOMATO event. From 7:30 to 9:30 Jane Sleeth Principal and Head of Ergonomic & Universal Design at Optimal […]

January | 2016 | Guy Osmond

2 posts published by Guy Osmond during January 2016 Sourced through Scoop.it from: guyosmond.com Need to learn more about ergonomics and evidence based practice of ergonomics and human factors design? Read Guy Osmond’s posts.  OPC Inc. Designing to optimize human performance since 1991 See on Scoop.it – Inclusive

REMI Network – Home

The REMI Network is a leading news and information source servicing the real estate management industry. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.reminetwork.com Michelle Ervin attended the sold out seminar by #OPCergo #optimalperformanceconsultants in January about the role of #FM #IT #Communications #HR in the new #IASR requirements of the AODA., Employment Stanadards. This article came from […]