Safety Services


Display screen equipment (DSE) toolkit

This toolkit contains information to help managers and users minimise the risks associated with the use of display screen equipment. The information applies to equipment found in both offices and other workplaces.

DSE users need to carry out an assessment of their workstation(s). This is done online and details of how to do this is provided locally via School/Local Safety Advisors.

Please note

We are currently experiencing issues creating new online surveys for groups to use. We hope to resolve this, but in the meantime please use the old paper-based self assessment at

http://documents.manchester.ac.uk/display.aspx?DocID=24885

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Documents for Users

External resources

  • Workstation exercises - NB Links to information on a commercial site does not imply the University endorses either the company or products