Display Screen Equipment

You must assess the risks to all employees who regularly use display screen equipment like computers and laptops as a significant part of their normal work.

Problems arising from poorly designed workstations or work environments can lead to posture problems and pain, discomfort or injuries, eg to hands/arms. Injuries of this type are a major cause of absence within the workplace and can prove costly to your business.

Who should attend this course?
All employees who regularly use display screen equipment.

Course content

  • The risk from DSE working
  • Legal obligations – Display Screen Equipment Regulations 1992
  • Setting up a workstation to avoid risks
  • Correct posture
  • Job design