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DSE - Minimum requirements for workstations

  • Where a workstation is provided for an employee or other worker to carry out frequent or regular work at a display screen the following minimum requirements apply. These are taken from the Schedule, attached to the Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations 1992.
Display screen
  • Characters on the screen to be well-defined and clearly formed, of adequate size and with adequate spacing between the characters and lines.
  • Image on the screen to be stable, with no flickering or other forms of instability.
  • Brightness and the ...