Ergonomics Products

  • Green Engineering

    Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design

    By Riadh Habash

    This is a primary text project that combines sustainability development with engineering entrepreneurship and design to present a multi-disciplinary approach to modern engineering education. It is distinguished by extensive descriptions of concepts on sustainability, its principles and its…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27 
    CRC Press

  • Vehicle Simulation

    Perceptual Fidelity in the Design of Virtual Environments

    By Alfred T. Lee

    This book covers the problem of fidelity in the design of virtual environments with specific reference to the design of vehicle simulators. The default design goal has been on the physical replication of a given real-world environment and, in the case of vehicles, the specific appearance and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-23 
    CRC Press

  • Human Factors in Simple and Complex Systems, Third Edition

    By Robert W. Proctor, Trisha Van Zandt

    Recently, there have been a number of advances in technology, including in mobile devices, globalization of companies, display technologies and healthcare, all of which require significant input and evaluation from human factors specialists. Accordingly, this textbook has been completely updated,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Human Factors in Air Transportation Systems

    Edited by Steven James Landry

    One of the primary applications of human factors engineering is in the aviation domain, and the importance of human factors has never been greater as U.S. and European authorities seek to modernize the air transportation system through the introduction of advanced automation. This handbook provides…

    Hardback – 2017-11-13 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Occupational Health and Safety Management

    A Practical Approach, Third Edition

    By Charles D. Reese

    Reflecting changes in the current health and safety landscape, Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach, Third Edition includes examples and tools to facilitate development and implementation of a safety and health management approach. This how-to book is not just an…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Risk in Extreme Environments

    Preparing, Avoiding, Mitigating, and Managing

    By Vicki M. Bier

    Risk in Extreme Environments presents a wide-ranging discussion of approaches for assessing and managing extreme risks. Extreme events are not only severe, but also outside the normal range of experience of the system in question, and can include environmental catastrophe; engineering failure;…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Biomechanics of Human Motion

    Applications in the Martial Arts, Second Edition

    By Emeric Arus, Ph.D.

    This book covers the general laws governing human biomechanics through an extensive review of martial arts techniques and references to fundamental theory. Using straightforward mathematics and physics, this work covers indepth the anatomical foundation of biomechanics and physiological foundation…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27 
    CRC Press

  • Counter-Terrorism for Emergency Responders, Third Edition

    By Robert A. Burke

    Using the authors many years of experience in emergency services and his skills as a hazardous materials consultant, prepares the first responder to handle everything from re-establishing control and on-scene triage to investigating the crime. Including information on pre-incident and avoidance…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press

  • Eco-Driving

    From Strategies to Interfaces

    By Rich C. Mcllroy, Neville A. Stanton

    Eco-driving has the potential to save fuel and reduce emissions without having to make any changes to vehicles or road infrastructure. This book provides an in-depth understanding of the contemporary issues in the human factors aspects of eco-driving strategies and interfaces and the effects on…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press
    Transportation Human Factors

  • Bowtie Methodology

    A Guide for Practitioners

    By Sasho Andonov

    Bow Tie Methodology (BTM) consists of two methods, Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) and Event Tree Analysis (ETA), which are connected by a single event. The methodology is holistic and provides the tools and pre-event analysis, which is also called the risk calculations, and post-event analysis, also…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press

  • Physical Hazards of the Workplace, Second Edition

    By Barry Spurlock

    The recognition and control of  hazards in the work environment are the cornerstone of every company’s safety and health plan. Every workplace contains dangers, especially those devoted to technology, machinery, and potentially hazardous material. This book provides you with the information…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19 
    CRC Press
    Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

  • The Safety Anarchist

    Relying on human expertise and innovation, reducing bureaucracy and compliance

    By Sidney Dekker

    Work has never been as safe as it seems today. Safety has also never been as bureaucratized as it is today. Over the past two decades, the number of safety rules and statutes has exploded, and organizations themselves are creating ever more internal compliance requirements. At the same time,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13 
    Routledge

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