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Chapter 19: Human Factors and Ergonomics Practice in Manufacturing: Integration into the Engineering Design Processes

by Caroline Sayce and Fiona Bird Practitioner summary Human factors and ergonomics (HF/E) in manufacturing is employed across many industries. Whilst the techniques and methods we apply are consistent, the unique requirements and constraints of each industry drive the manner … Continue reading

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Chapter 14: Human Factors/Ergonomics Practice in the Rail Industry: The Right Way, the Wrong Way and the Railway

by Ben O’Flanagan and Graham Seeley Practitioner summary                                                                           The rail industry offers huge potential for the practical application of human factors/ergonomics (HF/E) to support human-centred design, to improve human performance and to help shift mindsets away from ‘blame and … Continue reading

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