Work_environment_intro2010

Work_environment_intro2010 - IT, work environment and...

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IT, work environment and health Bengt Sandblad http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ IT and the work environment
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Stress at work
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Successful introduction of IT. .. Requires that users are not harmed, not exposed to health risks. .. We must create good, healthy and sustainable work, where people can be efficient and where they like to stay. ...
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Besvär från rörelseapparaten, andel "ja" svar 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 Nacke/skuldror/axlar Armbåge/armbågar Händer/handleder Ryggens nedre del Kvinnor Män Physical problems - pain Have problems, pain daily when working with computers > 50% of the day
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Physical problems E.g. pain in arm, shoulder, back, stomach, head, sleeping disorders …. …is not only caused by physical load, but also by psychosocial or cognitive load and by stress! E.g. a user interface that “overloads” our short term memory can cause physical pain and damage.
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Work environment Physical - ergonomics Psychosocial – relations, support etc Cognitive You are not “allowed” to work efficiently Something prevents us from using our competencies and skills in an efficient way. Are extremely important to understand in computer supported work.
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Cognitive work environment problems Give some examples…. Why do they occur? How can they be prevented?
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Ergonomics Much is known….
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ Ergonomics
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IT and work environment Institutionen för informationsteknologi | Människa-datorinteraktion | http://www.it.uu.se/research/hci/ The law? Swedish work environment law:
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This note was uploaded on 03/01/2011 for the course 1MD 021 taught by Professor Bengtsandblad during the Fall '10 term at Uppsala.

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