The research deals with the implementation of a methodology in order to study, in a virtual environment, the ergonomics of a work cell in garment industry. The work cell’s variable studied in this research is table height. The goal of this research is to determine an ideal table height for the workers of cutting division in garment industry. The tool to conduct this research is called Posture Evaluation Index (PEI) which integrates the score of Low Back Analysis (LBA), Ovako Working Posture (OWAS), dan Rapid Upper Limb Assessment (RULA). The Determination of table height configuration is based on type of work and work position (standing or sitting). The research uses digital human model form Jack software in a virtual environment. The result from this research can be a reference for future work cell design.
|Journal||J@TI (TEKNIK INDUSTRI)|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|