Ergonomic requirements for office work with visual display terminals (VDTs) - Part 1: General introduction
|Publication Date:||1 May 1993|
|ICS Code (IT terminal and other peripheral equipment):||35.180|
|ICS Code (Ergonomics):||13.180|
This part the standard applies to the ergonomic requirements for the use of visual display terminals for office tasks. For the purposes of this part of ISO 9241, office tasks include text and data processing but not computer-aided design tasks (CAD) or industrial process control tasks. This part of ISO 9241: - introduces ISO 9241 as a whole; - describes the basis of the user performance approach; - gives an overview of the first six parts of ISO 9241; and - provides guidance on how to use ISO 9241.