Musculoskeletal, visual and psychosocial stress in VDU operators before and after multidisciplinary ergonomic interventions.

@article{Aars1998MusculoskeletalVA,
  title={Musculoskeletal, visual and psychosocial stress in VDU operators before and after multidisciplinary ergonomic interventions.},
  author={Arne Marino Aar{\aa}s and Gunnar Horgen and Hans-Henrik Bj\orset and Ola Ro and Magne Thoresen},
  journal={Applied ergonomics},
  year={1998},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={335-54}
}
The study has a parallel group design with two intervention groups (T and S) and one control group (C) of VDU operators. Three serial interventions were carried out in the T and S groups, first a new lighting system, then new workplaces and last an optometric examination and corrections if needed. The new lighting gave significantly increased illuminance levels, increased luminances of the room surfaces and better luminance distribution. The two intervention groups reported significant… CONTINUE READING
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