RR622 - Evaluation of the success in Great Britain of the Directive on minimum safety and health requirements for work with display screen equipment

A comparative assessment of the 1997 and 2007 evaluations

This current report involved a comparative evaluation of the impact, including the costs and benefits, of the Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Directive 90/270/EEC in Great Britain, with the previous evaluation of the Regulations that was completed in 1997. The research is based on a structured sample of employers in Great Britain, in which data were collected from 1,241 respondents.

This report and the work it describes were funded by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). Its contents, including any opinions and/or conclusions expressed, are those of the authors alone and do not necessarily reflect HSE policy.

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Updated 2021-04-22