1st Edition

Advances in Human Factors, Ergonomics, and Safety in Manufacturing and Service Industries

Edited By Waldemar Karwowski, Gavriel Salvendy Copyright 2011
    1250 Pages
    by CRC Press

    1250 Pages
    by CRC Press

    This volume is concerned with the human factors, ergonomics, and safety issues related to the design of products, processes, and systems, as well as operation and management of business enterprises in both manufacturing and service sectors of contemporary industry. The book is organized into ten sections that focus on the following subject matters:

    I: Enterprise Management
    II: Human Factors in Manufacturing
    III: Processes and Services
    IV: Design of Work Systems
    V. Working Environment
    VI. Product and System Safety
    VII. Safety Design Issues
    VIII. Safety Management
    IX. Hazard Communication
    X. Occupational Risk Prevention

    This book will be of special value to researchers and practitioners involved in the design of products, processes, systems, and services, which are marketed and utilized by a variety of organizations around the world.

    Seven other titles in the Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics Series are:
    Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare
    Advances in Applied Digital Human Modeling
    Advances in Cross-Cultural Decision Making
    Advances in Cognitive Ergonomics
    Advances in Occupational, Social and Organizational Ergonomics
    Advances in Ergonomics Modeling & Usability Evaluation
    Advances in Neuroergonomics and Human Factors of Special Populations


    Enterprise Management. Human Factors in Manufacturing. Processes and Services. Design of Work Systems. Working Environment. Product and System Safety. Safety Design Issues. Safety Management. Hazard Communication. Occupational Risk Prevention.


    Waldemar Karwowski, Gavriel Salvendy