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Human Factors Issues in Handgun Safety and Forensics

1st Edition

By Hal W. Hendrick, Paul Paradis, Richard J. Hornick

CRC Press

248 pages

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Written by two certified human factors/ergonomics professionals and� a criminalist� and firearms expert, all of whom have testified as expert witnesses,� Human Factors in Handgun Safety and Forensics draws on their formidable collective knowledge and professional experience to present the first scientifically based volume in the field. This

Table of Contents

An Overview. Human Factors Causes in Unintentional Shootings. History of Firearms. Handgun Components and Mechanics. Ammunition Issues. Fundamentals. Safety Rules: The Search for Commonality. Means of Preventing Access to Home Protection. Training. Human Factors and Forensics. Conclusions and Recommendations.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / Forensic Science
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety