IWA 3:2005

Image safety -- Reducing the incidence of undesirable biomedical effects caused by visual image sequences

IWA 3:2005 establishes the concept of image safety for all categories of image providers as well as for those who view moving images, such as computer/video games, movies, videos and video pictures on websites. It also defines the following undesirable biomedical effects caused by moving images:

  • photosensitive seizures;
  • visually-induced motion sickness;
  • visual fatigue.

IWA 3:2005 supplies viewers as well as image providers with recommendations as to how to reduce the biomedical risks to which they may be susceptible.

IWA 3:2005 does not have any contents intended for regulatory use.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2005-09
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TMBG
    Technical Management Board - groups
  • 37.100.01
    Graphic technology in general

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