In: Lueder, R (1996) A Proposed RULA for Computer Users. Proceedings of the Ergonomics Summer Workshop, UC Berkeley Center for Occupational & Environmental Health Continuing Education Program, San Francisco, August 8-9, 1996.
Maximum Upper Arm Score = 6 points.
For asymmetrical postures, ratings are conducted for each side independently.
+ 1 point = Work with raised shoulders OR speak on the phone on average at least 10 minutes per hour AND sometimes "scrunch" neck when speaking on the phone. (Maximum of 1 point for any of these conditions)
Unlike the original, this modified version has not been validated.