Contemporary Ergonomics 2009

Contemporary Ergonomics 2009

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Presenting the Proceedings of the Ergonomics Society's annual conference, the series embraces the wide range of topics covered by ergonomics. Individual papers, peer reviewed for the first time, provide insight into current practice, present new research findings and form an invaluable reference source. A wide range of topics are covered in these proceedings, including Ergonomics, Human Factors and User-Centred Design. It also features related disciplines such as Psychology, Engineering and Physiology. Particular emphasis is given to the utility of these disciplines in improving health, safety, efficiency and productivity. The 2009 Annual Conference features the following themes: Accessibility; Complex Systems; Design; Hazards; Health Ergonomics and Patient Safety; Human Advisory; Human Error/Accidents; Human Factors Integration; Inspection; Methods and Tools; Primary Industries; Road Ergonomics; Schools; Strategic Ergonomics; Transport; Working People. Contemporary Ergonomics will appeal to all those who are concerned with the interaction of people with their working and leisure environment a€” including designers, manufacturing and production engineers, health and safety specialists, occupational, applied and industrial psychologists and applied physiologists.... and communication, designers must aim to understand user requirements early and evaluate these systems in an iterative fashion. ... approach to predicting secondary task demands, based on primary task performance, with specific focus on glance duration. Ten participants performed a range of secondary tasks (ST) while attending to a primary loading task (PLT) and a positive relationship was ... In recent years, there has been a revolution in the way products are developed.

Title:Contemporary Ergonomics 2009
Author:Philip D. Bust
Publisher:CRC Press - 2009-04-21


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