Every workplace needs to have suitable and sufficient lighting so that employees can do their jobs effectively. Natural lighting should be provided where possible and windows should be designed so that they can be cleaned safely.
Lighting regulations require the following:
It is vital your workplace follows the guidelines on lighting – it has been proven that lighting effects a worker’s efficiency and productivity and dim lighting can cause detrimental eye complications, headaches and drowsiness. Similarly, highly intense artificial lights can cause migraines and eye injuries.
Our experts can help you to find the perfect balance to make sure the health of your workplace is lit in the correct way. Generally, the best type of lighting is natural lighting, which can boost mood and increase satisfaction at work. However, we understand that having natural lighting in your office or other working environments may not always be possible, especially in the darker months. Our occupational hygiene consultants can observe your workplace and conduct a survey to:
Get your lighting right with EEUK – contact us today to find out more.
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