Ergonometric In order to get to the best method of using the computer, Ergonometric suggest that you: Use a monitor filter Take frequent breaks Make sure there’s adequate ventilation, and lighting Use a good and adjustable chairs, preferably with footrest Use a mouse mat
Health Issues Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Back problems Eye Strain Stress Chapter 7
Safety Precautions Follow procedures when switching on and turning off of the computer Follow procedures when switching on and turning off of the computer Keep the equipments and peripherals clean Keep the equipments and peripherals clean Ensure that the cables and are correctly wired in a good order Ensure that the cables and are correctly wired in a good order Ensure that power ports are not overloaded Ensure that power ports are not overloaded
Chapter 7 Recycling Computer users should help in protecting the environment by: 1. Recycling printed papers, and printer toner 2. Using a monitor that consumes less power 3. Reducing the need for printed material 4. Contacting recycling factories 5. Making sure that you computer is compatible with “Energy Star” program that reduces the energy.