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Document ID (ISN)69739
CIS number 97-1724
ISSN - Serial title 0958-479X - Safety and Health Practitioner
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Voke J.
Title The ageing eye at work
Bibliographic information June 1997, Vol.15, No.6, p.38-39.
Abstract Problems associated with declining vision and visual performance in older workers are discussed. Topics covered include: the need for adequate illumination and reduction of glare in the workplace; age changes in colour vision; optimum working distance when using a visual display unit; use of eye protection; and visual side-effects of medication.
Descriptors (primary) amblyopia; older workers
Descriptors (secondary) illumination levels; glare; visual display terminals; colour vision deficiency
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Occupational physiology
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Older workers
Diseases of the eye and vision damage