Handbook of Standards and Guidelines in Ergonomics and Human Factors

Handbook of Standards and Guidelines in Ergonomics and Human Factors

by Waldemar Karwowski
     
 

A comprehensive review of international and national standards and guidelines, this handbook consists of 32 chapters divided into nine sections that cover standardization efforts, anthropometry and working postures, designing manual material, human-computer interaction, occupational health and safety, legal protection, military human factor standards, and sources

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A comprehensive review of international and national standards and guidelines, this handbook consists of 32 chapters divided into nine sections that cover standardization efforts, anthropometry and working postures, designing manual material, human-computer interaction, occupational health and safety, legal protection, military human factor standards, and sources for human factors and ergonomics standards. The book delineates the role standards and guidelines play in facilitating the design and optimal working conditions in regards to occupational safety and health as well as system performance in the context of technological advances and opportunities for economic development worldwide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805841299
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/30/2006
Series:
Human Factors and Ergonomics Series
Pages:
648
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.50(d)

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