Display Screen Equipment

Display screen equipment” means any alphanumeric or graphic display screen, regardless of the display process involved. (Chapter 5, S.I. No. 299/2007 - Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Applications) Regulations 2007)

“Workstation” means an assembly comprising display screen equipment, which may be provided with a keyboard or input device or software, or a combination of the foregoing determining the operator and machine interface, and includes:

  • a work chair and work desk or work surface,
  • any optional accessories and peripherals, and
  • the immediate work environment of the display screen equipment.

Contact the Health & Safety Office to request a 1:1 ergonomic risk assessment if you encounter problems.

Health and Safety Authority DSE FAQ
Work Station Self Assessment Checklist 
Ergonomic Working Zone
Correct Sitting Posture
Workstation Exercises