Welcome to The Ergonomics Center!
The Ergonomics Center (Center) is a membership-based organization housed in the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University. We currently have offices in Raleigh, NC, Charlotte, NC, and Tulsa, OK. We provide consulting and training services to clients throughout the United States and globally.
Our History: The Center was founded in 1994 as a partnership between NC State University and the NC Department of Labor. It was created to make workplaces safer, more productive, and more competitive by providing practical, cost-effective ways to reduce or eliminate risk factors associated with musculoskeletal disorders.
Our Mission is to provide companies with expertise to improve their ergonomics cultures and optimize business performance.
Our Approach: The Center strives to build relationships with its clients. Each service is customized to meet an organization’s specific ergonomic needs and corporate goals. With extensive experience in ergonomics research, consulting, and training, we understand the challenges of managing ergonomics and minimizing ergonomic risk factors in today’s work environments.