“Eye protection from blue light” at the Safety Institute of Australia (SIA) National Health & Safety Conference 2019, Sydney, 22-23 May 2019.
Visual ergonomics is a branch of ergonomics which specialises in vision and how we see the world around us.
Here is a formal definition of visual ergonomics
Here is a practical article which explains some of the applications of visual ergonomics to work and leisure tasks:
Long J and Richter H (2014) Visual ergonomics at work and leisure
WORK 47 (3): 419-420 (Long and Richter 2014 Visual Ergonomics at Work and Leisure PDF)
The words “ergonomics” and “human factors” are sometimes used interchangeably. How are they similar? How are they different? (PDF)
Conferences + Seminars.
Here are the conferences and events that I will be speaking at in 2019:
“Lighting for Control Rooms – Not all Control Rooms are the Same” at the IESANZ (The Lighting Society) Light in Focus Conference 2019, Melbourne.
Previous seminars and conferences from the past few years:
“Visual displays and lighting” within the workshop “Critical control rooms for the next generation of operations” at Comms Connect Melbourne, Australia. https://melbourne.comms-connect.com.au/
“The many faces of visual ergonomics – Building an international visual ergonomics network” at the Human Factors & Ergonomics Society of Australia Annual Conference, Perth, Australia.https://www.ergonomics.org.au/conference-information/hfesa-2018-conference