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Document ID (ISN)100909
CIS number 02-1971
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9936 - Cahiers de médecine interprofessionnelle
Year 2002
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Pagnoux J.M., Abdelmoumene R., Fremont C., Arif J.
Title Integrating vision-impaired workers in normal working environments
Original title Intégration des déficients visuels en milieu ordinaire de travail [in French]
Bibliographic information 2002, Vol.42, No.4, p.513-516.
Abstract This article was written by vision-impaired employees who are integrated in normal working environments. They give their personal accounts of their experiences and hopes, as well as their expectations from occupational physicians. Contents: medical definition of impaired vision; vision impairment at birth and later in life; other persons' opinions of visually-impaired workers; visually-impaired workers within the enterprise; interactions of multiple factors caused by experiencing the impairment within the enterprise; what the impaired workers expect from occupational physicians.
Descriptors (primary) blindness; handicapped workers; psychology of work organization
Descriptors (secondary) human relations; industrial physicians; work aptitude; workplace design
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational physiology
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the eye and vision damage
Psychology of work organization
Psychological factors
Workers with disabilities