What are interim reports

what are interim reports

3 minutes to complete). Your feedback will help identify topics most relevant to public concerns, such as issues related to education, the workplace, public health & safety, product design, etc.

PUBLIC SAFETY.

What public safety issues related to handedness would you like to know more about?  (check all that apply)

     left-handed surgeons operating right-handed

     left-handed dentists operating right-handed

     left-handed police using right-biased weapons

     left-handed military personnel using right-biased weapons / equipment

     left-handed children / adults at greater risk of injury using right-biased tools / equipment

     other (please specify: )

Have you ever been injured by using right-biased tools or equipment?

(reply regardless of your hand preference)

     No

     Slightly injured

     Moderately injured

     Seriously injured

     If so, list all right-biased tool/s or equipment involved in any injury (minor or serious):

    

     If so, briefly state your most serious injury & name the right-biased tool/s or equipment involved:

    

PRODUCT DESIGN.

What types of left-handed products would you most like to see available?  (check all that apply)

     school / office equipment  (scissors, ruler, checkbook, computer, etc.)

     kitchen equipment  (corkscrew, knives, peeler, ladle, ice cream scoop, etc.)

     carpentry / garden tools  (circular saw, weedwhacker, etc.)

     sports equipment  (golf clubs, mitts, etc.)

     musical instruments  (guitar, violin, etc.)

     specialized professional equipment  (surgical impliments, photography, firearms, etc.)

     other (please specify: )

YOUR WORKPLACE EXPERIENCE.

Have you experienced any difficulty at work because of your hand preference?

     No

     Yes

If so, check the types of problems at work you have experienced  (check all that apply):

     Problems with right-biased tools or equipment

     Problems with right-biased layout of work environment

     Injury due to right-biased equipment or layout of work environment

     Performance (speed or skill) lessened by right-biased tools and/or layout

     Not promoted due to

slow speed or less skill due to right-bias of equipment or layout

     Teasing from co-worker/s

     Teasing from supervisor/s

     Fired due to issues related to your hand preference

     Quit due to issues related to your hand preference

     other (please specify: )

ONLINE REFERENCES TOPICS.

What topics related to handedness would you like to know more about?  (Choose as many as you like):

     school / education

     workplace

     public safety

     product design

     infrastructure

     public policy

     the law

     global research

     neurological / biological mechanisms (basic research)

     social / religious / cultural influences

     other (please specify: )

FUTURE RESEARCH TOPICS.

What areas of handedness research do you think are the most important ?  (Choose no more than 5):

     school / education

     workplace

     public safety

     product design

     infrastructure

     public policy

     the law

     global research

     neurological / biological mechanisms (basic research)

     social / religious / cultural influences

     other (please specify: )

THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS PROVIDE THE NECESSARY CONTEXT FOR ASSESSING RESPONSES.

I consider myself:

     Right-handed

     Left-handed

     Ambidextrous

Which hand do you use to write a letter?

     Right always

     Right preferred (but sometimes use my left)

     No preference (can use either)

     Left preferred (but sometimes use my right)

     Left always

Have you switched / changed your hand preference?

     No

     Yes

     If so, how old were you when you switched?  years old

If so, why did you switch?

     Social influence

     Parental influence

     Peer influence

     Injury or disability

     Other reason (please specify: )

Do you have any physical abnormalities or injuries affecting your hand or arm use?

     No

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