Ergonomic Clearances for Room Layouts

Updated: Jul 7, 2021

Top view of consoles in a control room

Control room console furniture must be designed specifically for 24/7 operations in an emergency communications center environment or for critical mission operations, because consoles must be flexible enough to fit in workspaces that provides the necessary clearance space between each console and chair within the area. It is important to allocate sufficient clearance space in order to provide enough personal space for operators and ultimately to mitigate the risk of accidents in the workplace.

Understanding the Clearance Requirements<