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					Ergonomics

   By Me
             Regulations

• Display Screen Equipment Regs (DSE)
  1992 amended 2002

• H&S Workplace Risk Assessments

• H&S Stress at Work – Management
  standards issued in November 2004
          Physical problems
• RSI
  Repetitive Strain injury

• MSD
  Musculo Skeletal Disorders

• Eye strain
Are you sitting comfortably?
                     Desks


                                      Ergonomic

Compact




                             Height adjustable
    Small built in
                            Chairs



     A chair               Basic office chairs




                                                 Kneeling stool   Saddle   seat chair
Aeron chair    Ergonomic Ball chair!
Keyboards
Mouse
Screen supports
Laptop docking stns
The wrong package!
Whole package
          Top of screen at eye level



          Adjustable screen height


          Lower arms parallel to
          floor


          Area behind knee not
          touching sqaub


          Feet flat on floor
                     Websites used
•   http://www.practicalpc.co.uk/computing/how/sitting1.htm
•   http://www.practicalpc.co.uk/computing/how/sitting2.htm
•   http://www.practicalpc.co.uk/computing/how/sitting3.htm


•   http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/hcg/default.html
•   http://www.hse.gov.uk

				
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