Episode 306: Measuring and Reducing Fatigue-related Inefficiencies

Today’s Episode

Dr. Lora Cavuoto,  Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and a faculty expert in ergonomics with the University at Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. She is here to discuss the fatigue research report for which she was the principal investigator. The three-year study, funded by the American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation looks at the value of wearable technology to reduce workplace fatigue and a link to that report will be available with the player for this podcast on mfgtalkradio.

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Today's Guest

Lora Cavuoto, PhD, CPE
Guest Lora Cavuoto, PhD, CPE

Lora Cavuoto, PhD, CPE, Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University at Buffalo. Research Areas: physical ergonomics, biomechanics, occupational safety and health, workplace wellness, designing workplace accommodations for the obese and older populations