Ergonomics Products

  • New Paradigms in Ergonomics

    Edited by Neville A. Stanton, Paul M. Salmon, Guy H. Walker

    The systems in which we work continue to evolve, creating emergent problems and often strengthening intractable issues. In order to remain relevant and impactful, the discipline of Ergonomics needs its paradigms to evolve too. The aim of this book is to provide researchers and practitioners with…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10 
    Routledge

  • The Art of Learning

    Neural Networks and Education

    By Francis T.S. Yu, Edward H. Yu, Ann G. Yu

    This book has 15 sections. It starts with the common sense on education and moves on to the neural network operation. The art of learning, associative, cognitive, and creative learning are stated and defined. Learning simplicity, information content as related to neural network learning are…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    CRC Press

  • Risk Management

    Volume I: Theories, Cases, Policies and Politics Volume II: Management and Control

    By Gerald Mars, David T. H. Weir

    This title was first published in 2000:  The International Library of Management is a comprehensive core reference series comprised of the most significant and influential articles by the leading authorities in the management studies field. Volumes in the series include a full-length…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Forensic Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Case Studies and Analyses

    Edited by Michael S. Wogalter

    This book has 18 case study chapters investigating various injury scenarios through the use of a Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) analysis. Each injury scenario derives from one or more similar lawsuits (but names, places and some of the details are fictionalized). The scenarios describe a ‘slice…

    Hardback – 2018-09-05 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Translating Systems Thinking into Practice

    A Guide to Developing Incident Reporting Systems

    By Natassia Goode, Paul M. Salmon, Michael Lenne, Caroline Finch

    The objective of this book is to provide practical guidance on developing and implementing incident reporting and learning systems that are underpinned by the latest ’systems thinking’ on accident causation and prevention. Although the systems approach to accident causation is now well known (e.g.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-27 
    CRC Press

  • Understanding Laser Accidents

    By Ken Barat

    Understanding Laser Accidents provides a comprehensive reference addressing the full spectrum of laser accidents. Starting with a fundamental review of biological effects, this book details why laser accidents occur, as well as real-world tips on how to avoid mistakes, preparing for accidents,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-24 
    CRC Press

  • Firefighter's Clothing and Equipment

    Performance, Protection and Comfort

    Edited by Guowen Song, Faming Wang

    Protective clothing and equipment used for firefighters protect them against their harsh working environment loaded with strong thermal hazards, elevated environmental temperatures, low oxygen concentration and smoke. This book describes an in depth review of firefighting clothing and equipment,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    CRC Press

  • Driver Reactions to Automated Vehicles

    A Practical Guide for Design and Evaluation

    By Alexander Eriksson, Neville A. Stanton

    The introduction of vehicle automation has changed the role of the driver from an active operator, to a passive monitor. There are concerns regarding the safety and the ability of the driver to act as a fall back during failures or unexpected situations. This book covers the importance of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12 
    CRC Press
    Transportation Human Factors

  • Intuitive Interaction

    Research and Application

    Edited by Alethea Blackler

    This book explores recent research in intuitive interaction and builds on past work, as it ventures into new areas such as the effect of how users perceive intuitiveness of an interface, how people experience intuitive interaction subjectively, and how we can use our understanding to design more…

    Hardback – 2018-07-09 
    CRC Press

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics for the Gulf Cooperation Council

    Processes, Technologies, and Practices

    Edited by Shatha N. Samman

    With a combined GDP (Gross Domestic Product) growth of 65% since 1998 and a current valued estimate of $1.6 trillion, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), which includes Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates Countries, is projected to exceed $2.0 trillion by 2020.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-06 
    CRC Press

  • Safety Law

    Legal Aspects in Occupational Safety and Health

    By Thomas D. Schneid

    For new and entry level safety professionals who don't have a clue regarding the legalities involved in the safety and health profession. This book is designed for those in the profession with limited knowledge of legal aspects impacting the function of their jobs.The book starts off with a review…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11 
    CRC Press
    Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

  • Domesticating Drones

    The Technology, Law, and Economics of Unmanned Aircraft

    By Henry H Perritt, Jr, Eliot O Sprague

    The public debate over civilian use of drones is intensifying. Variously called "unmanned aircraft systems", "unmanned aerial vehicles", "remotely piloted aircraft", or simply "drones", they are available for purchase by anyone for a few hundred to a few thousand dollars. They have strikingly…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08 
    Routledge

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