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  • Health and Safety Management

    An Alternative Approach to Reducing Accidents, Injury and Illness at Work, 1st Edition

    By John White

    At a time when our knowledge and understanding of health and safety at work is at its highest, statistics show that ongoing improvements in accident rates and time taken off work due to injury and ill-health are stagnating. Alongside the fact that around 80% of accidents can be attributed to human…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    CRC Press

  • The Good Drone

    1st Edition

    By Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert

    While the military use of drones has been the subject of much scrutiny, the use of drones for humanitarian purposes has so far received little attention. As the starting point for this study, it is argued that the prospect of using drones for humanitarian and other life-saving activities has…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics for the Gulf Cooperation Council

    Processes, Technologies, and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shatha N. Samman

    Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) is introduced to students, academics, researchers, practitioners, policy makers, and others in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). A holistic approach is taken to emphasize the breadth and depth of HFE by providing both theory and applications in the field.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-19
    CRC Press

  • Driver Reactions to Automated Vehicles

    A Practical Guide for Design and Evaluation, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Eriksson, Neville A. Stanton

    Driver Reactions to Automated Vehicles focuses on the design and evaluation of the handover to and from driver and the automobile. The authors present evidence from studies in driving simulators and on the open roads to show that handover times are much longer than anticipated by previous research.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-05
    CRC Press
    Transportation Human Factors

  • Intuitive Interaction

    Research and Application, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alethea Blackler

    This book explores recent research in intuitive interaction worldwide by a range of leading academics and practitioners in the field. It builds on past work as it ventures into new areas, such as how users perceive intuitiveness of an interface, how people experience intuitive interaction…

    Hardback – 2018-07-03
    CRC Press

  • Domesticating Drones

    The Technology, Law, and Economics of Unmanned Aircraft, 1st Edition

    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

  • Vehicle Feedback and Driver Situation Awareness

    1st Edition

    By Guy H. Walker, Neville A. Stanton, Paul M. Salmon

    A potentially troubling aspect of modern vehicle design – some would argue - is a trend for isolating the driver and reducing vehicle feedback, usually in the name of comfort and refinement but increasingly because of automation. There is little doubt cars have become more civilised over the years,…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05
    CRC Press
    Human Factors in Road and Rail Transport

  • Safety Law

    Legal Aspects in Occupational Safety and Health, 1st Edition

    By Thomas D. Schneid

    Safety professionals must prepare every day to safeguard their employees in the workplace. Additionally, part of every safety professional’s responsibility is to safeguard their organization when a compliance inspection is conducted by federal, OSHA, or a state plan agency. Safety professionals are…

    Hardback – 2018-06-04
    CRC Press
    Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

  • Healthcare Systems

    Future Predictions for Global Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Russell Mannion, Yukihiro Matsuyama, Paul G. Shekelle, Stuart Whittaker, Samir Al-Adawi

    In this book, we invited 146 authors with expertise in health policy, systems design, management, research, or practice, from each of the countries included, to consider health reforms or systems improvements in their country or region. The resulting case studies, of 52 individual countries and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15
    CRC Press

  • Remote Sensing and Cognition

    Human Factors in Image Interpretation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Raechel A. White, Arzu Coltekin, Robert R. Hoffman

    Human factors play a critical role in the design and interpretation of remotely sensed imagery for all Earth sciences. Remote Sensing and Cognition: Human Factors in Image Interpretation brings together current topics widely recognized and addressed regarding human cognition in geographic imagery,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-08
    CRC Press

  • Work Study and Ergonomics

    1st Edition

    By P.C. Tewari

    In the present era of liberalization, privatization and globalization, industrial growth is probably the most critical factor while analyzing a country’s economy. Sustenance of industry primarily depends on its productivity levels in the highly competitive environment. Productivity enhancement can…

    Hardback – 2018-04-20
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Virtual Environments

    Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Kelly S. Hale, Kay M. Stanney

    A Complete Toolbox of Theories and Techniques The second edition of a bestseller, Handbook of Virtual Environments: Design, Implementation, and Applications presents systematic and extensive coverage of the primary areas of research and development within VE technology. It brings together a…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

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