Light sensitivity, or photophobia, is often a symptom of certain medical conditions. This can mean you’re sensitive to sunlight or bright lighting. You might also be sensitive to certain types of light, like the fluorescent lights found in many workplaces.
Reduce Fluorescent Light Energy Cost
Since the fluorescent light is color balanced and color corrected, the quality of light is noticeably improved.
Our fluorescent light filters spectrally enhance the output of fluorescent light, meaning you can reduce fluorescent light energy cost by using FEWER fluorescent light bulbs.
Better quality light = less light needed
Over time, our fluorescent light filters pay for themselves.
If you have a fixture that uses three fluorescent light bulbs, you can install the filters and only use two bulbs. When it comes to lighting, quality is better than quantity.
Lighting makes a huge difference in workplace wellness.
Employees who suffer from headaches, migraines or sleeping disorders routinely miss work (absenteeism) or underperform (presenteeism).
They are also prone to making errors on the job, and in some workplaces this can be a serious safety issue.
Insomnia was significantly associated with lost work performance due to presenteeism (underperformance). This amounted to roughly an annual capital value of $2,280 per employee. This costs US businesses $15 – $92 billion annually.
Source: U.S. National Library of Medicine
Each year, it is estimated that time lost from work due to headache costs the nation up to $17 billion dollars in absenteeism, lost productivity and medical expenses.
Source: National Headache Foundation
Lighting at the workplace is an important factor that contributes to organizational productivity and efficiency. Researchers have demonstrated that satisfaction with lighting contributes to greater environmental satisfaction, which in turn enhances greater job satisfaction that ultimately increases organizational commitment.
If exposure to UV light causes your lupus symptoms to worsen, you’re not alone. In fact, there is even a connection between lupus and fluorescent lights.
If you find yourself suffering from headaches at the office, you are not alone. Over half of all Americans have missed work due to migraines and other types of headaches. And results of a study by Excedrin show that 63% of headache sufferers have
Are your office lights draining employees will to work? Does fatigue set-in during the afternoon? Poor lighting can directly impact workers health and productivity.