Circadian News

By Martin Moore-Ede, M.D., Ph.D. 

Electric light enabled us to conquer the night, but it has come at a significant cost to human health. Over the past 20 years, light exposure at night, and too

Proponent of general lighting with different blue-region SPD for day and night use says that the circadian-active blue region of the visual spectrum is narrower than prior research has found.

As cities and countries initiate shelter in place orders to flatten the coronavirus curve, and people are forbidden to walk in public parks or open spaces, we are forgetting the second key intervention that can reduce your coronavirus risk: 

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Human-Centric Lighting in Control Rooms
How Light Impacts Employee Performance & Health

Oil and Gas Industry Issues Circadian Lighting Guidelines

American Petroleum Institute tells members to “minimize circadian disruptions.” That means strip down the blue, at least one expert says.

In an influential move to mitigate harmful blue-tinged LED light at night, the American Petroleum Institute (API) has issued new workplace safety guidelines directing sites to minimize circadian disruptions from light sources.

True & False CIRCADIAN LIGHTING: How To Protect Occupant Health & Productivity 

Many lighting products are incorrectly labelled "circadian." This is because the word “circadian” has recently entered into lighting industry vernacular often with limited understanding of its precise meaning. This can create confusion for architects, lighting designers and specifiers. 

CIRCADIAN Light will be speaking at the 2019 American Gas Association Operations Conference on May 1st at 2:25pm, in Nashville, TN. Learn More!

Event: 2019 American Gas Association Operations Conference 
Location: Nashville, TN
Topic: Case Study: CIRCADIAN Light Installation at WEC Energy’s Joliet Gas Control Center 
Date/Time: May 1st at 2:25pm

June 12-14 CIRCADIAN will be speaking at the Paramedic Chiefs of Canada (PCC) Summit in Charlottetown Prince Edward Island. Learn More

How to Create an Effective Fatigue Risk Management Program for your Emergency Service

Shiftworkers exhibit higher rates of certain health issues and are more than twice as likely to be absent from work than daytime only employees. Managing a shiftwork lifestyle can be challenging and lead to health issues as well as family and social stresses. CIRCADIAN will discuss the physiological stress of working 24/7 shifts and how that can affect the shiftworker and emergency service organizations. CIRCADIAN will provide a high-level overview of Fatigue Risk Management Systems (FRMS) techniques and tools which will improve conditions for round the clock service providers while maximizing their performance and work/life balance.

CIRCADIAN Light will be speaking at the 2019 Navigator Conference in National Harbor, MD. 

The Impact of Light on Dispatcher Performance and Well-Being 
April 25, 2019 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM | Potomac 5&6

This presentation reviews the latest research on how light impacts the performance, alertness, and well-being of people working in 24/7 operations.

Martin Moore-Ede, MD, PHD, and CEO of CIRCADIAN Light has been selected to present at the Strategies in Light Conference at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. His presentation will be on "The Critical Threshold for Blue Content of Lighting at Night."

CIRCADIAN Light is proud to be one of the Finalist of LEDs Magazine Illumineer of the Year 2019 Sapphire Award. We are also a finalist in the 'Lighting for Health and Wellbeing' category for our DynamicBlu™ Zirc™ NightSafe™ Troffer Series (CSPT/CSM Series). Join us at the 2019 Sapphire Awards Gala Event:

CIRCADIAN Light continues to revolutionize the lighting industry with new cutting edge technology that offers the right spectrum

February 28, 2019 (Thursday) 1:45 PM - 2:15 PM - The Critical Threshold for Blue Content of Lighting at Night
Speaker: Martin Moore-Ede, MD, PHD, and CEO of CIRCADIAN
Room: Oceanside F Session Number:T1 S2 P2
TRACK 1: Moving the Lighting Market Forward: Where We Are; Where We're Going


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