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Document ID (ISN)100388
CIS number 02-1163
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Work without risk at your screen
Original title Travaillez sans risque sur votre Úcran [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut de SantÚ et de SÚcuritÚ au Travail, Bd. M. Khaznadar 5, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia, no date. 8p. Illus.
Abstract Work at visual display screens under inappropriate conditions can give rise to health problems. This leaflet offers practical guidance for eliminating factors responsible for discomfort and fatigue. Contents include: characteristics of software applications; characteristics of the workplace for avoiding visual and postural fatigue; characteristics of the environmental conditions; work time schedules; medical supervision and visual aptitude.
Descriptors (primary) Tunisia; computer terminals; training material; ergonomics; safe working methods; visual display terminals
Descriptors (secondary) lighting; work posture; visual fatigue; workbreaks; safety guides; visual acuity; medical supervision; microclimate; man-computer interfaces
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceTunisia
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) New technologies
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)