Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Hannover plant, organizational development and ergonomic work design

Ergonomic Optimization of Series Production Process at Volkswagen Hannover plant

  • Ergonomic evaluation of all manual work processes in, bodyshop, paintshop and assembly of Volkswagen van T5 and Amarok
  • Support of the ergonomic evaluation with AP-Ergo/EAWS of 1,500 workplaces
  • Implementation of counter measures and reporting system
  • Definition of explicit improvments for ergonomically ‘poor’ work places in collaboration with production planning, and health care departments
  • Evaluation of potentials and cost-benefits to optimization measures
  • Implementation support for optimization measures
  • Status tracking and regular reporting in high-level management meetings

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