Janzen OccupationalTherapy Inc.
A physical demands analysis, or PDA, is often completed as part of a fitness for duty program which ensures that staff are:
A PDA focuses on a job title, rather than an individual's abilities, and identifies the physical demands of that job. The occupational therapist will break down the components of a work task and measure the various requirements, focusing on the maximum physical demands required.
The cognitive demands of the job may also be considered and ergonomic recommendations may be provided upon request.
Copyright © Janzen Occupational Therapy Inc. All rights reserved.