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Document ID (ISN)103490
CIS number 04-476
ISSN - Serial title 0019-8366 - Industrial Health
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Iwakiri K., Mori I., Sotoyama M., Horiguchi K., Ochiai T., Jonai H., Saito S.
Title Development of action checkpoints for comfortable computer work
Bibliographic information Apr. 2004, Vol.42, No.2, p.292-301. Illus. 5 ref.
Abstract A manual and a checklist for undertaking measures to prevent fatigue in visual display terminals (VDT) workers are presented. Problems related to VDT work can be recognized by using the checklist which allows self-evaluation by the workers. The manual helps the workers to consider measures for improvement by themselves.
Descriptors (primary) visual fatigue; visual comfort; ergonomics; computer terminals
Descriptors (secondary) lighting; subjective assessment; equipment layout; visual tasks; work posture; check lists; workbreaks; seats; tables; man-computer interfaces; manuals; musculoskeletal diseases
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceJapan
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)