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Computer workstation ergonomics : how to set up an ergonomic computer station

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Switzerland
Languages
German
French
Italian
Provider
SUVA

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Description

Description: 

This webpage proposes preventive measures and tips on how to set up in a few minutes an ergonimic computer station.

Computer workstation ergonomics : how to set up an ergonomic computer station

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Psychosocial/stress hazards
Static postures - sitting
Teleworking
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Neck and shoulder disorders
Stress
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Training/guidance (for workers)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Home workers
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target audience: 
Employers
Managers
Workers
Priority area: 
Prevention
Sedentary work
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020