Contemporary Ergonomics: Ergonomics for Industry

Contemporary Ergonomics: Ergonomics for Industry

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The latest volume in the "Contemporary Ergonomics" series which form a record of the Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Ergonomics Society, held in Scotland in April 1993. The refereed contributions covers the spectrum of current experience and practice in ergonomics. A special emphasis of the 1993 volume is the application of ergonomics in the industry context of energy and process control. A special emphasis of the 1993 volume is the application of ergonomics in the industrial context of energy and process control. This text is intended for ergonomists, those involved with the teaching of ergonomics and post-graduate students of ergonomics and industry. It should also be useful for industrial designers, production engineers and health and safety officials.show more

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  • Paperback | 511 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.06 x 22.86mm | 748.42g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0748400702
  • 9780748400706

Table of contents

Ergonomics in the energy industry; human error and process safety; memory and cognition; manual handling and posture; ergonomics and sport; physiological stress; drivers and driving; telecommunications; information presentation and recognition; musculoskeletal; environmental studies; upper limb disorders; working posture and workspaces; health and safety; military economics; auditory warnings; knowledge elicitation; human-computer interaction; task analysis.show more