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Display Screen Equipment Risk Assessment - The Work Chair

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List of typical risk assessment questions around a DSE Work Chair.


Risk Assessment Questions Cover:


Is the work chair stable?

Is the work stair suitable for the weight and size of the employee?

Does the chair allow freedom of movement?

Can the chair be adjusted for height? 

Can the back rest be adjusted for height and tilt?

Can the individual place both feet flat on the floor when seated and operating the keyboard?

Is there a foot rest available?

Is the foot rest specifically required for the user health or comfort? 


Page 1 - Section 01 - The Display Screen

Page 2 - Section 02 - The Keyboard

Page 3 - Section 03 - The Work Desk or Work Surfaces

Page 5 - Section 05 - Space Requirements and Section 06 - Lighting

Page 6 - Section 07 - The Individual

Page 7 - Section 08 - Environment and Section 09 - General Safety

Page 8 - Section 10 - Identification as a User / Work Breaks


Notes: For optimal printing use the print button at the end of this assessment and set your printer options NOT to print headers and footers. To scroll down use a combination of the two scroll bars (browser page and topic page scroll bars)

Page 4 - Section 04 - The Work Chair


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