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Displays standards

In relation to ICT systems, visual displays include any information that is presented electronically. Examples include screens on ATMs, ticket vending machines and information kiosks, and information displays in stations and airports.

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International Standards

International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)

1, Ch. de la Voie-Creuse, Case postale 56, CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland.
Tel: +41 22 749 0111; Fax: +41 22 733 3430
Web www.iso.ch

Committees and Working Groups:

ISO/IEC JTC1/SC 35/WG 4 - User interfaces for mobile devices
Secretary: Phillippe Magnabosco

  • ISO/IEC 24755 (2007) Information technology - Screen icons and symbols for personal mobile communication devices

ISO/TC 159/SC 4 - Ergonomics of human-system interaction
Secretary: Jose Alcorta
Chairperson: Tom Stewart

  • ISO 9241-11 (1998) Ergonomic requirements for visual display terminals - Part 11: Guidance on usability

ISO/TC 159/SC 4/WG 2 - Visual Display Requirements

  • ISO 13406 (1999-2001) Ergonomic requirements for work with visual displays based on flat panels - Parts 1-2
  • ISO 9355-1 (1999) Ergonomic requirements for the design of displays and control actuators - Part 1: Human interactions with displays and control actuators
  • ISO 9355-2 (1999) Ergonomic requirements for the design of displays and control actuators - Part 2: Displays
  • ISO 9355-3 (2006) Ergonomic requirements for the design of displays and control actuators - Part 3: Control actuators
  • ISO/DIS 9355-4 Ergonomic requirements for the design of displays and control actuators - Part 4: Location and arrangement of displays and control actuators

ISO/TC 159/SC 4/WG 5 - Software Ergonomics and Human-Computer Dialogues
Convenor: Dr. Susan Harker

  • ISO 9241 (1992-2000) Ergonomic requirements for office work with visual display terminals (VDTs) - Parts 1-9
  • ISO 9241 (1997-1999) Ergonomic requirements for office work with visual display terminals (VDTs) - Parts 11-17
  • ISO 9241-300 Ergonomics of human-system interaction - Part 300: Introduction to electronic visual display requirements
  • ISO 9241-302 Ergonomics of human-system interaction - Part 302: Terminology for electronic visual displays
  • ISO 9241-303 Ergonomics of human-system interaction - Part 303: Requirements for electronic visual displays
  • ISO 9241-306 Ergonomics of human-system interaction - Part 306: Field assessment methods for electronic visual displays
  • ISO 9241-307 Ergonomics of human-system interaction - Part 307: Analysis and compliance test methods for electronic visual displays
  • ISO/FDIS 9241-305 Ergonomics of human-system interaction - Part 305: Optical laboratory test methods for electronic visual displays

ISO/TC 159/SC 5/WG 5 - People With Special Requirements

  • ISO/CD 24502 Guidelines for all people including elderly persons and persons with disabilities - Visual signs and displays - Specification of age-related relative luminance and its use in assessment of light

European Standards

Comité Européen de Normalisation (CEN)

Avenue Marnix 17, B-1000, Belgium.
Tel: + 32 2 550 08 11; Fax: + 32 2 550 08 19
Email: infodesk@cen.eu; Web: www.cen.eu

List of member organisations for CEN (MS Word Document; 56KB).

Committees and Working Groups:

CEN/TC 122/WG 5 - Ergonomics of Human-Computer Interaction
Convenor: Tom Stewart

  • EN 894 (1997) Safety of machinery - Ergonomics requirements for the design of displays and control actuators
  • EN ISO 9241 (1997-2000) Ergonomic requirements for office work with visual display terminals (VDTs) - Parts 1-9
  • EN ISO 9241 (1997-1999) Ergonomic requirements for office work with visual display terminals (VDTs) - Parts 11-17

Other National Standards

Japan

Japanese Industrial Standards Committee

1-3-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8901, Japan.
Email: jisc@meti.go.jp; Web: www.jisc.go.jp

Committees and Working Groups:

S - Domestic Wares

  • JIS S 0031 (2004) Guidelines for the elderly and people with disabilities - Visual signs and displays - Specification of age-related relative luminance and its use in assessment of light
  • JIS S 0032 Visual signs and dsiplays - Estimation of minimum legible size for a single Japanese character
  • JIS S 0033 Method of color combination based on categories of fundamental colors as a function of age
  • TR S 0004 Data on age-related changes in visual field size for detection
  • TR S 0005 Data on span of similar colors of low vision