This article link leads to a bit of discussion about business and the essential value of Ergonomics.
Measuring Ergonomics
When ergonomics is considered in job design, employee training and in personal comfort, work becomes more efficient and enjoyable. No one likes to work in a state of pain. Employers benefit from a workforce that is healthy and working at peak potential. Ergonomics can support this.

Virginia Hixson
Ergonomics Editor