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Document ID (ISN)49701
CIS number 88-1046
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Title Work with display terminals
Original title El trabajo en ordenadores de pantalla/El trabajo en ordenadores de pantalla [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Asociación para la Prevención de Accidentes, C/Echaide 4, 20005 San Sebastián, Spain, 1985. 58p. Illus.
Abstract Ergonomic guide concerning work with CRT display terminals. Contents: common complaints among display terminal operators; general principles concerning illumination and visual perception; ergonomic aspects of the workplace (terminal, keyboard, desk, seat, foot-rest, sitting posture); workplace design; hygienic aspects (radiation, thermal environment, noise, organisation of working time and pauses, orthopaedic aspects); psychological aspects of work with display terminals; ergonomic checklist.
Descriptors (primary) Spain; ergonomics; visual display terminals
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; check lists; electromagnetic radiation; workplace design; noise; monotonous work; sitting posture; occupational psychology; work time schedules; visual comfort; mental stress; work design; visibility; thermal environment; directive; lighting
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)