|Document ID (ISN)||31021|
|ISSN - Serial title
|Convention or series no.
||Recommendations for work at cathode ray terminals
||Aanbevelingen voor het werken aan beeldschermen [in Dutch]|
||5 Oct. 1978, Vol.24, No.19, p.469-470. Illus.
||These are official recommendations from the Dutch Cathode Ray Terminal Work Study Commission (Central Bureau-Studiecommissie Bediening Beeldschermaparatur), concerning: exposure to ionising radiation (which is within international exposure limits for terminals used in the Dutch graphic industry); work posture and ergonomic terminal design (table and seat height, forearm angle, angle of vision, etc.); lighting and measures against reflective glare; legibility of displayed texts and those to be copied, screen luminance (optimum values for good contrast); periodic examinations of operators' visual function; rational work layout to prevent visual fatigue (limitation to 2h continuous work at terminal, etc.); functional lighting of colour of workplace; ergonomic keyboard design, etc.
||printing industry; ergonomics; visual display terminals; visual tasks
||ionizing radiation; Netherlands; workplace design; contrast; directive; sitting posture; work-rest schedules; artificial lighting; legibility; reflection
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
Printing, photography and photocopying industry
Visual display terminals (VDTs)