Working with display screen equipment - checklist for purchasing ergonomic equipment

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Working with display screen equipment - checklist for purchasing ergonomic equipment

Einkauf von Mobiliar und Zubehör für die Bildschirmarbeit

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Switzerland
Languages

German

French

Italian

Provider
Provider (English)
Swiss Accident Insurance Fund - SUVA
Provider (Original)
Schweizerische Unfallversicherungsanstalt - SUVA

Description

Most office jobs are dependent on the use of computers. As an employer, you must protect your workers from the health risks of working with display screen equipment, such as PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones. This checklist helps you to select the right work furniture, keybord, mouse and screen for a safe and ergonomic work with display screen equipment. 

 

Damit sich Bildschirmarbeitsplätze ergonomisch, das heisst menschengerecht, gestalten lassen, gilt es, bei der Beschaffung von Mobiliar und Zubehör einige wichtige Punkte zu beachten. Diese Checkliste unterstützs Sie bei der Auswahl ergonomischer Arbeitsmittel und Büroausstattung.

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Language of original language description

German

Other data

Hazards
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects
Back pain or injury
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Other
Purpose of the material
Guidance
Target audience
Employers
Managers
Type of visual resource
Leaflet/Booklet
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2013