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Document ID (ISN)45174
CIS number 85-1873
ISBN(s) 92-2-105083-1
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Dy F.J.
Title Visual display units: Job content and stress in office work
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, CH-1211 Geneva 22, Switzerland, 1985. 138p. Bibl. Price: SF.17.50.
Abstract This book, aimed at consultants, managers, trade unionists and other individuals affected by new office technology, explores a common office task: that of the data entry operator working on a visual display unit or keypunch. Aspects covered: the changing nature of office work; organisation and scheduling of tasks; health, safety and ergonomic considerations related to data entry jobs; occupational stress; recommendations for improving data entry work; statistical aspects.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; shift work; mental stress; office work; visual display terminals
Descriptors (secondary) Canada; USA; United Kingdom; France; statistical aspects; radiofrequency radiation; heart diseases; manuals; European Communities
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Lighting, colour and vision
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)