Incorporating ergonomic risks into U-shaped assembly line balancing problem

Jairo R. Coronado-Hernandez, Holman Ospina Mateus

Abstract

This paper presents an optimization model for the U-line balancing to incorporating ergonomic risks. Our article, paper considers different ergonomic methods, which may be involved into assembly line. An example is shown as distributed and assigned tasks on different workstations ergonomically acceptable compliance level in repetitive activities valued by the check List OCRA method into U-shaped assembly line balancing. 

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