Ergonomics is defined as ‘an applied science concerned with designing and arranging things people use so that people and things interact most efficiently and safely’; also called biotechnology, human engineering, or human factors. Simply said, ergonomics is the practice of preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WRMSDs). Successful implementation of ergonomic practices increases productivity, reduces illnesses and injuries, and boosts satisfaction among dental professionals1. In contrast unsuccessful implementation of ergonomic practices can lead to WRMSDs.
Every day millions of people around the world depend on Ansell in their professional and personal lives. With Ansell they always know they are protected and can perform better – because our category expertise, innovative products, trusted brands and advanced technology gives them peace of mind and confidence that no other company can deliver. We uphold an unwavering commitment to quality and our quality control systems to protect more than 10 million workers in more than 25 different industries every day. With 125 years of experience, we put our dedication to worker safety above all else.
Over the past year, many new approaches to virus protection in the dental clinic have emerged. This paper looks at recent advances in dentistry’s safety protocols and identifies those which will likely remain in place.
While Ansell’s commitment to producing superior quality dental exam gloves remains unchanged, recent developments have seen low-grade alternative protective wear enter the market. Read about the risks involved here.
Ansell's HYDRASOFT™ Technology is an odorless, water-based coating applied on the inside of the glove that helps retain moisture and rehydrate dry skin to improve the wearers’ skin condition.
Ansell's solutions portfolio consists of gloves that are made from a durable and soft nitrile formulation manufactured without chemical accelerators, helping to protect users from Type IV chemical allergies.
Our portfolio is designed to reduce the risk of cross-contamination in protecting dental professionals and patients from airborne diseases and will help reduce the exposure of blood and fluids splashes. Download
In the dental industry, MICROFLEX gloves have been exceeding single-use glove wearers’ expectations for over 30 years. MICROFLEX gloves offer cutting-edge innovation, consistent quality and superior performance.