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|OSHA requirements are set by statute, standards and regulations. Our interpretation letters explain these requirements and how they apply to particular circumstances, but they cannot create additional employer obligations. This letter constitutes OSHA's interpretation of the requirements discussed. Note that our enforcement guidance may be affected by changes to OSHA rules. Also, from time to time we update our guidance in response to new information. To keep apprised of such developments, you can consult OSHA's website at http://www.osha.gov.|
[National Institute for Occupational Safety and HealthRecommendations for optimum VDT deployment for the safety and health of VDT users are available from trade associations such as the [Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) (formerly the Computer and Business Equipment Manufacturers Association) at:
Education and Information Division (EID)
Robert A. Taft Lab.
4676 Columbia Parkway
Cincinnati, Ohio 45226
Phone: (513) 533-8302
[NIOSH web page on Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Disorders subsection on Computer Keyboards and Video Display Terminals]
Information Technology Industry Council[A]nd the American Electronics Association at [1-800-284-4232 or through their web site at http://www.aeanet.org/default.asp] as well as the individual VDT manufacturers themselves.
1250 Eye Street NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 737-8888
Fax: (202) 638-4922]
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