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If you are having problems with your computer workstation, there are some excellent self-help tools on the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) website. Give these a try.

If you need furniture cost information, most of the campus office furniture vendors will come to your office and discuss retrofit versus new equipment options. EM&S does not endorse ANY particular vendor, but the ones we know of that serve the campus on a contractual discount basis include:

Ergonomic Accessories are available through:

There is a free downloadable ergonomic exercise timer at http://www.ergocise.com/index.html, this works as a background accessory on MS Windows PC's that can be set to time how long you have been at your PC typing and remind you to take a micro-break and stretch. It also refers you to their website for instructions on many types of stretching exercises.

Vertical mice are available at http://www.evoluent.com/

EM&S recommends a split keyboard (separate pieces, not just angled on a single board) with a separate number pad that allows a mouse to be closer to the keyboard, see one at
http://www.kareproducts.com/freestyle-adjustable-split-ergonomic-keyboard-inch-separa-p-4136.html

How about a vertical keyboard? Watch the video at http://safetype.com/

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