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Document ID (ISN)107173
CIS number 07-1008
Year 2006
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG36 (rev.3)
Title Working with VDUs
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, rev. ed. Dec. 2006. 14p. Illus. 2 ref.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg36.pdf [in English]
Abstract This brochure explains how work with visual display units may affect workers' health. It summarises the law on VDU work, outlines what employers and employees should to do comply and suggests simple adjustments that users can make to workstations and screens to make them more comfortable and easy to use. Replaces CIS 98-529.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; training material; health hazards; visual display terminals
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; safety guides; legislation; work posture
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) New technologies
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)