The PC program that looks after your back
A British software house has pioneered an interactive program that helps protect computer users from back-pain, repetitive stress injury (RSI) and other occupational hazards. John Stokdyk reports
PostureMinder is the brainchild of computer vision scientist Dr Philip Worthington, who realised the need from his own experience.
"When I went to work for a new company, I had my display screen equipment (DSE) training and thought, 'I know how to sit.'A few weeks later I came down with a bad back.