The purpose of this practice is to discuss the potential benefits and risks of exoskeletons and to provide guidance to anyone considering their use in Return to Work. The primary objective of any exoskeleton used in a Return to Work (RTW) capacity is to prevent further injuries from developing. The exoskeleton must not aggravate the original injury, nor cause a secondary injury.
Ergonomics; Human Factors;
This practice will complement the current work items as there is nothing for the use of exoskeletons for return to work.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this