Protecting the Badge: Decreasing Musculoskeletal Problems in Law Enforcement Officers through Workplace Ergonomics

City of Pullman Police Department

Project Summary

By practical application of workplace ergonomics to law enforcement, we hope to significantly reduce the incidents of short-tern and chronic musculoskeletal problems in police officers. Our approach will attempt to address ergonomic issues in three areas (the officer, the office, and the patrol car) through duty testing of innovative products and technology.

Amount Awarded: $31,517.21.

Final Report (863 KB PDF)


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