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Document ID (ISN)77452
CIS number 01-1538
ISSN - Serial title 1247-7575 - Performances Humaines et Techniques
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Berthon J.
Title You can't do without lighting
Original title L'indispensable lumière ... [in French]
Bibliographic information Mar.-Apr. 1999, No.99, p.14-15.
Abstract The importance of lighting in the work environment is emphasized. To avoid visual fatigue, it is necessary for lighting to provide proper visual acuity and comfort, as well as contribute to a pleasant environment. The role of lighting specialists is described and examples of alterations of office lighting in order to improve worker comfort and satisfaction are provided. It is important that the lighting specialist be independent of lighting equipment manufacturers or their distribution channels.
Descriptors (primary) lighting; ergonomic evaluation; conditions of work; offices
Descriptors (secondary) illumination levels; electric lighting equipment; visual comfort; visual acuity; visual fatigue
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Lighting, colour and vision
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Office work
Lighting and colour