Ergonomics & Human Factors Products

  • Peak Performance

    How to Achieve and Sustain Excellence in Operations Management, 1st Edition

    By Patricia M. Allen, Frances E. Alston, Emily Millikin DeKerchove

    The key to success and reaching peak performance is integrating three processes to optimize business through the use of human performance improvement tools, lean thinking, operational excellence, along with a strong organizational culture as the underpinning. These components form the basis of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Improvements in Environment Safety and Health

  • Standard Methods for Thermal Comfort Assessment of Clothing

    1st Edition

    By Ivana Špelić, Alka Mihelić Bogdanić, Anica Hursa Sajatovic

    The book provides detailed analysis of the thermal comfort assessment of clothing as the basis for developing standards.  It discusses general thermal regulation of humans, the thermal protective role of clothing as the way of modelling heat transfer from the body, and the importance of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    CRC Press

  • Earnings Management, Incentives and Intangibles

    Psychological, Legal and Social Factors in Creative Accounting, 1st Edition

    By Michael C. Nwogugu

    Earnings Management in all its forms is a major macro-economic 'leakage' that distorts fiscal, monetary, and social policy. The Global financial Crises and the failures of many international conglomerates have partly been caused by earnings management and have had rippling effects on many regional…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Foundations of Safety Science

    A Century of Understanding Accidents and Disasters, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of the theoretical foundations of safety science and provides balanced treatment of approaches since the early 20th century. It shows interlinkages and cross-connections between the concepts and theories. To support its use in teaching, each chapter…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Improving Aviation Performance through Applying Engineering Psychology

    Advances in Aviation Psychology, Volume 3, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Vidulich, Pamela S. Tsang

    Aviation remains one of the most active and challenging domains for human factors and applied psychology. Since 1981, the biennial International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (ISAP) has convened for the purposes of (a) presenting the latest research on human performance problems and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-05 
    CRC Press

  • Human Heat Stress

    1st Edition

    By Ken Parsons

    Thousands of people continue to die from heat. Heat illnesses and advice for preventing heat casualties at work, during heatwaves, sport and the effects of global warming are described. A new perspective on thermoregulation integrates physiological and psychophysical regulated variables. Heat…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26 
    CRC Press

  • Risk Management

    Volume I: Theories, Cases, Policies and Politics Volume II: Management and Control, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Human Performance, Workload, and Situational Awareness Measures Handbook, Third Edition - 2-Volume Set

    3rd Edition

    By Valerie Jane Gawron

    This two-volume set was developed to help researchers and practitioners select measures to be used in the evaluation of human/machine systems. It can also be used to supplement classes at both the undergraduate and graduate courses in ergonomics, experimental psychology, human factors, human…

    Hardback – 2019-01-09
    CRC Press

  • Human Performance and Situation Awareness Measures

    3rd Edition

    By Valerie Jane Gawron

    This book was developed to help researchers and practitioners select measures to be used in the evaluation of human/machine systems. The book begins with an overview of the steps involved in developing a test to measure human performance. This is followed by a definition of human performance and a…

    Hardback – 2019-01-09
    CRC Press

  • Workload Measures

    3rd Edition

    By Valerie Jane Gawron

    This book was developed to help researchers and practitioners select measures to be used in the evaluation of human/machine systems. The book includes definitions of human workload and a review of measures. Each measure is described, along with its strengths and limitations, data requirements,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-09
    CRC Press

  • Extreme Events

    Legal and Policy Challenges in Managing Crises, 1st Edition

    By Saskia Hufnagel, Timothy Legrand

    A procession of natural disasters and other extreme events continues to wreak considerable damage on Western societies and their economies. Man-made threats, both real and perceived, present an unsettling outlook: chemical, nuclear and biological terrorism, cyber-attacks and industrial accidents…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31
    Routledge

  • Distributed Situation Awareness in Road Transport

    Theory, Measurement, and Application to Intersection Design, 1st Edition

    By Paul M. Salmon, Gemma Jennie Megan Read, Guy H. Walker, Michael G. Lenné, Neville A. Stanton

    How can we design transport environments that cater to the situation awareness needs of different end-users? This book answers this question by showcasing how state-of-the-art human factors theory and methods can be used to understand how situation awareness differs across drivers, cyclists,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge
    The Human Factors of Simulation and Assessment Series

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