Washington State University
Environmental Health & Safety Computer Workstation Ergonomics

The ergonomics guidelines below are for setting-up and adjusting computer workstations. An ergonomically designed workstation will enhance user comfort, increase productivity, and prevent work-related musculoskeletal disorders.

Use the following general guidelines for adjusting your workstation or contact Occupational Health & Safety to request an ergonomic evaluation:


Read a fact sheet on Computer Workstation Ergonomics.

View a PowerPoint presentation on computer workstation ergonomics.