471. Requirements in respect of workstations; environment.

471.     Requirements in respect of workstations; environment.

Requirements for workstations1 are specified in relation to space, lighting, reflections and glare, noise, heat, radiation and humidity, as set out below2:

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    (1)     in relation to space, the workstation must be of such dimension and design as to provide sufficient space for the operator3 or user4 to change position and vary movements5;

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    (2)     in relation to lighting, any room lighting or task lighting provided must ensure satisfactory lighting conditions and an appropriate contrast between the screen and the background environment, taking into account the type of work and the vision