|Document ID (ISN)||56595|
|ISSN - Serial title
||FUNDACENTRO - Atualidades em prevenção de acidentes
|Convention or series no.
||Regulation No.3.435 of 19 June 1990 modifying Standard No.17 on Ergonomics [Brazil]
||Portaria n°3.345, de 19 de junho de 1990 - altera a Norma Regulamentadora n°17 - Ergonomia [in Portuguese]|
||July 1990, Vol.21, No.247, p.13-15.
||The Regulation modifies Brazilian Standard No.17 concerning ergonomics. The Standard, the full text of which is given, provides parameters permitting the adaptation of working conditions to the psycho-physiological characteristics of workers in order to allow them the maximum amount of comfort, safety and personal fulfilment during their work. The following aspects of work are covered: lifting, transport and unloading of materials; desks, tables, etc. used for sitting work; seating and foot support; equipment and the workstation; environmental conditions (noise, thermal levels, lighting); work organisation (particularly work requiring physical effort and VDU work); ergonomic analysis of the workplace.
||materials handling; lighting; work organization; noise; physical workload; standard; visual display terminals; ergonomic evaluation; thermal environment; law; sitting posture
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Brazil|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)