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Marnie Downey

Professional Ergonomic & Injury Management Services for Employers
Innisfil, Barrie, Toronto, Mississauga, Concord, ON
L9S 5A3
Phone: 705-436-4504
Fax: 705-436-4619

Consultant Bio

Marnie Downey, Hons. B.Sc (Kin.), M.Sc., CCPE, R.Kin. is an Ergonomic Specialist and President of ERGO Inc. Marnie has earned a solid reputation as an expert in the field of Occupational Biomechanics and Ergonomics with over 22 years of experience. Marnie holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology and a Masters of Science specialization in Occupational Ergonomics and Biomechanics from the University of Waterloo. She is a full member with the Canadian Association of Ergonomists, a Certified Canadian Professional Ergonomist and a Registered Kinesiologist. Marnie has international experience in ergonomics including ergonomic / MSD risk assessments, physical demands assessments, job re-design, post offer pre-employment screening and customized ergonomics and injury management training in both office and industrial environments. She has worked in Canada, the United States and Mexico.

Company Description

ERGO Inc. is an International Ergonomics and Injury Management Consulting firm that has been providing companies with practical solutions to real Occupational Health, Safety and Ergonomics problems since 1994. 

Some of ERGO Inc.'s services include: Ergonomic Process implementation, Ergonomic / MSD Risk Assessments, Customized Ergonomic Training Programs, Physical & Cognitive Demands Analyses, Job Compatibility, Job Suitability and Return to Work / Accommodation Assessments, Ergonomic design reviews, workstation and equipment design, Ergonomic Program Development, Return to Work Planning, Post Offer Pre-employment Screening Programs and Health & Safety.

ERGO Inc. has Specialists in Barrie, Innisfil, Toronto, Markham and Ottawa, Ontario, as well as Associates across Canada.  Some of our valued clients include LCBO, Baxter Corporation, Molson Canada, Ontario Power Generation, Sanofi Pasteur, Maple Leaf Pork, The School Boards Cooperative, George Brown College and Magna International.  For further information visit us at




Areas of Expertise

Educational Systems, Health Care, Industrial, Legislation, Processing Operations, Transportation, Human / computer interaction, Human / systems interaction, Accident analysis, Accommodation of special needs individuals, Disability management, Manual handling of materials, Musculoskeletal disorders, Physical environment, Protective clothing


Ergonomic intervention, Equipment / product evaluation, Hand tool evaluation / design criteria, Human performance assessment, Litigation, Physical demands analysis, Research and development, Risk management analysis, Task analysis, Task design, Training / education / program development, Workplace design team member

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