Eye protection from blue light

APPLICATIONS OF ERGONOMICS
23 May 2019
10:30 - 10:50
ICC SYDNEY

Eye protection from blue light

Blue light is a hot topic in the general media. There are claims that blue light can enhance alertness and therefore should be incorporated into workplace lighting. There are also claims that blue light is harmful to the eyes and we should minimize our exposure to it.

This presentation will focus on the second claim: that exposure to blue light is harmful to our eyes. Attendees will learn the basis for the claim that blue light is harmful, and then through a selection of practical examples, discover which people are most at risk at work and what types of eye protection should be provided to these people.

The Applications of Ergonomics Stream is presented in association with