WHO has done a very commendable work in studying, compiling and publishing “Third Global Status Report on Road Safety – 2015” according to which 1.2 million lives are lost each year due to road traffic injuries. This write up emphasizes the dire need of strengthening road safety measures.
People’s safety – an important aspect, rather life-line for all of us, needs serious care from all the corners; and in industrial context – by employee and employer both on moral, social, economic and legal grounds.
Ergonomics, the term is derived from Greek words Ergon (work) and Nomo’s (law). Ergonomics is also known as human engineering (particularly in USA) which means choosing, designing and working in framework that fits in the physical, mental, psychological and cognitive ranges of human beings.