PFERD Launches Ergonomics Program

PFERD, a leading manufacturer of abrasives and surface finishing tools, is committed to increased safety, health and comfort for end-users.

PFERDERGONOMICS focuses on long-term user health through the reduction of dust, noise and vibration levels, and the improvement of tool haptics. Reducing these workplace hazards improves the work environment and increases worker productivity.

In addition to manufacturing products that minimize these hazards, PFERD offers ERGOSCAN, an on-site service which scientifically compares existing ergonomic loads in the work environment against the recommended PFERDERGONOMICS solution.

PFERD INC. is the U.S. subsidiary of August Rüggeberg GmbH & Co. of Marienheide, Germany, a 214 year old world leader in the design and manufacture of quality abrasive products, cutting tools, industrial and maintenance brushes and power tools. ADVANCE BRUSH is a subsidiary of PFERD INC.

Contact John Thompson, National Technical Sales Manager, at