Product/Service

Personal Digital Assistant - PDA Data Collection Software

Source: Ergonomic Technologies Corporation

This system allows for the creation of dynamic or "intelligent" forms programmed on to a PDA so that data can be collected on the shop floor.
This system allows for the creation of dynamic or "intelligent" forms programmed on to a PDA so that data can be collected on the shop floor. This data can then be downloaded into the CUREDTM database or any other database, spreadsheet or ASCII- based system that was that was designed to hold and process the information collected.

The PDF provides the following benefits:

  • Reduces the need for manually re-entering data into the computer.
  • Reduces the cost of data collection.
  • Reduces or eliminates any transcription errors.
The forms accept a variety of input styles including handwriting recognition, drop down lists, check boxes and radio buttons.

ETC has developed and implemented over 20 different forms that can be used with its' CURED database. The CURES ergonomic risk factor system and the NIOSH lifting analysis calculator forms are currently available. Both CURES and NIOSH ASCII data can be linked to a PC.

Ergonomic Technologies Corporation, 6851 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 200, Syosset,, NY 11791. Tel: 516-682-8558; Fax: 516-682-8557.