ergonomics

open plan offices

main features

a open plan office is a large open space with no walls.you are able to have easy conversation to other workers.


advantages and disadvantages

advantages

  • one large space containing many desks
  • easy to work with other people
  • easy to supervise staff

disadvantages

  • there is no privacy
  • lots of noice
  • can effect concentration

examples where open offices are used

  • in some schools
  • large companies with lots of workers
  • police call center
  • google
  • news centers