VDU or screen-based workstations can often place great strains on the eyes and the musculoskeletal system. Employees often sit in front of their screens in the same position for too long. The results: they get tired earlier and suffer from tension and eye ache. Our occupational physician can examine your employees and advise them on health risks associated with their work – and for greater numbers of employees in your company on-site too. Upon telephone appointment, we can conduct individual check-ups of your employees in an occupational health center in your.
With TÜV Rheinland’s check-ups for compliance with VDU regulations, you can:
Unlike eye specialists, our occupational physicians know their how things tick in the workplace. Even if visual acuity is still within normal range, complaints are not unusual. Our occupational health professional can give advice on how you - as an employer - can improve ergonomics at work for your employees; for example, static sitting posture, poor lighting, and other factors.
As an employer you are obliged to offer your employees regular occupational health screening. Participation is voluntary. Afterward, your employee is issued an occupational certificate of health.