Appendix Visual Display Terminal (VDT) Workstation Ergonomic Assessment Checklist

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: February 21st, 2012
Topics: Ergonomics |

BENEFITS

Although OSHA hasn’t adopted an ergonomics standard, the OSHA General Duty Clause has been interpreted as requiring employers to protect employees from ergonomic hazards. Such hazards abound in office settings, especially workstations containing chairs, desks and computers. 

HOW TO USE THIS TOOL

This Checklist will help you  comply with the requirement to identify, analyze and control Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD) hazards in VDT tasks.