R Wells

Summary

Affiliation: University of Waterloo
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Characterizing the intensity of changes made to reduce mechanical exposure
    Richard Wells
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Institute of Work and Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
    Work 34:179-93. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Task selection for increased mechanical exposure variation: relevance to job rotation
    R Wells
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
    Ergonomics 53:314-23. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterizing human hand prehensile strength by force and moment wrench
    R Wells
    Department of Kinesiology, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada
    Ergonomics 44:1392-402. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Digging into construction: social networks and their potential impact on knowledge transfer
    N A Carlan
    Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    Work 42:223-32. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Characterizing the intensity of changes made to reduce mechanical exposure
    Richard Wells
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Institute of Work and Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
    Work 34:179-93. 2009
    ..Comparisons are made to the intensity of changes determined from reports in the published literature. Factors which maximize intensity as well as potential barriers to achieving higher intensities are described...
  2. doi request reprint Task selection for increased mechanical exposure variation: relevance to job rotation
    R Wells
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
    Ergonomics 53:314-23. 2010
    ..Better understanding of the differences between tasks has the potential to improve job design by allowing better choice of tasks that combine to define a job...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterizing human hand prehensile strength by force and moment wrench
    R Wells
    Department of Kinesiology, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada
    Ergonomics 44:1392-402. 2001
    ..An example of using a pistol grip drill is used to show the utility of the approach...
  4. doi request reprint Digging into construction: social networks and their potential impact on knowledge transfer
    N A Carlan
    Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    Work 42:223-32. 2012
    ..This paper reports on the organization of the construction sector, and maps potential pathways of communication, including social networks, to set the stage for future dissemination...