Advances In Social And Occupational Ergonomics

Advances in Social and Occupational Ergonomics
Publisher Springer
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Category Technology & Engineering
Total Pages 665
ISBN 9783030201456
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This book reports on cutting-edge research on social and occupational ergonomics, presenting innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems related to organizational, policy, and logistical issues. It discusses timely topics related to communication, crew resource management, work design, participatory design, as well as teamwork, community ergonomics, cooperative work, and warning systems, and explores new work paradigms, organizational cultures, virtual organizations, telework, and quality management. The book also describes pioneering infrastructures implemented for different purposes such as urban, health, and enterprise, and examines the changing role of automated systems, offering innovative solutions that address the needs of particular populations. Based on the AHFE 2019 International Conference on Social and Occupational Ergonomics, held on July 24-28, 2019, Washington D.C, USA, the book provides readers with a comprehensive overview of the current challenges in both organizational and occupational ergonomics, highlighting key connections between them and underlining the importance of emotional factors in influencing human performance.

Advances in Social and Occupational Ergonomics
  • Author : Richard H.M. Goossens,Atsuo Murata
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-06-06

This book reports on cutting-edge research on social and occupational ergonomics, presenting innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems related to organizational, policy, and logistical issues. It discusses timely topics related to communication, crew resource management, work design, participatory design, as well as teamwork, community ergonomics, cooperative work,

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Advances in Social   Occupational Ergonomics
  • Author : Richard H.M. Goossens
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-06-23

This book reports on cutting-edge research related to social and occupational factors. It presents innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems, which consider organizational, policy, and logistical issues. It discusses timely topics related to communication, crew resource management, work design, participatory design, as well as teamwork, community ergonomics,

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Advances in Physical  Social   Occupational Ergonomics
  • Author : Waldemar Karwowski,Ravindra S. Goonetilleke,Shuping Xiong,Richard H. M. Goossens,Atsuo Murata
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-07-01

This book reports on cutting-edge findings and developments in physical, social and occupational ergonomics. It covers a broad spectrum of studies and evaluation procedures concerning physical and mental workload, work posture and ergonomic risk. Further, it reports on significant advances in the design of services and systems, including those addressing

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Advances in Occupational  Social  and Organizational Ergonomics
  • Author : Gavriel Salvendy,Waldemar Karwowski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-06-17

Worldwide, the attention for health, innovation, and productivity is increasing. In all situations, humans interact with their environment, which is the concern of the field of ergonomics. The need for knowledge and its applications is large and this book contributes to knowledge development as well as its application. The content

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Advances in Social and Occupational Ergonomics
  • Author : Richard H. M. Goossens
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-23

This book reports on cutting-edge research on social and occupational ergonomics, presenting innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems related to organizational, policy, and logistical issues. It discusses timely topics related to communication, crew resource management, work design, participatory design, as well as teamwork, community ergonomics, cooperative work,

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Advances in Social and Organizational Factors
  • Author : Peter Vink
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-17

An exploration of how ergonomics can contribute to the solution of important societal and engineering challenges, Advances in Social and Organizational Factors discusses the optimization of sociotechnical systems, including their organizational structures, policies, and processes. It includes coverage of communication, crew resource management, work design, design of working times, teamwork,

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Advances in Physical Ergonomics and Safety
  • Author : Tareq Z. Ahram,Waldemar Karwowski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-10

Based on recent research, this book discusses physical ergonomics, which is concerned with human anatomical, anthropometric, physiological and biomechanical characteristics as they relate to physical activity. Topics include working postures, materials handling, repetitive movements, work-related musculoskeletal disorders, workplace layout, safety, and health.

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Fundamentals and Assessment Tools for Occupational Ergonomics
  • Author : William S. Marras,Waldemar Karwowski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2006-02-02

Completely revised and updated, taking the scientific rigor to a whole new level, the second edition of the Occupational Ergonomics Handbook is now available in two volumes. This new organization demonstrates the enormous amount of advances that have occurred in the field since the publication of the first edition. The

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Occupational Ergonomics
  • Author : Amit Bhattacharya,James D. McGlothlin
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-03-08

In the fifteen years since the publication of Occupational Ergonomics: Theory and Applications significant advances have been made in this field. These advances include understanding the impact of ageing and obesity on workplace, the role of ergonomics in promoting healthy workplaces and healthy life styles, the role of ergonomic science

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Advances in Cognitive Ergonomics
  • Author : Gavriel Salvendy,Waldemar Karwowski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-04-19

The chapters in the book come from an international group of authors with diverse backgrounds including ergonomics, psychology, architecture, computer science, engineering, and sociology. Specific topics include biometric systems development, military command and control, cellular phone interface design, methodologies for workplace design, medical device design, cockpit display and decision tool

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Advances in Human Factors  Ergonomics  and Safety in Manufacturing and Service Industries
  • Author : Waldemar Karwowski,Gavriel Salvendy
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-08-30

This volume is concerned with the human factors, ergonomics, and safety issues related to the design of products, processes, and systems, as well as operation and management of business enterprises in both manufacturing and service sectors of contemporary industry. The book is organized into ten sections that focus on the

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Advances in Ergonomics in Manufacturing
  • Author : Stefan Trzcielinski,Waldemar Karwowski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-10

Meeting the needs of the manufacturing and service sectors of contemporary industry, this volume is concerned with the human factors, ergonomics, and safety issues related to the design of products, processes, and systems, as well as the operation and management of business enterprises. This book will be of special value

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Interventions  Controls  and Applications in Occupational Ergonomics
  • Author : William S. Marras,Waldemar Karwowski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2006-02-02

Completely revised and updated, taking the scientific rigor to a whole new level, the second edition of the Occupational Ergonomics Handbook is now available in two volumes. This new organization demonstrates the enormous amount of advances that have occurred in the field since the publication of the first edition. The

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Occupational Noise and Workplace Acoustics
  • Author : Dariusz Pleban
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-09-01

Modern noise research and assessment techniques are commonly used in the workplace and our personal living environment. Occupational Noise and Workplace Acoustics presents new, innovative, advanced research and evaluation methods of parameters characterizing acoustic field and noise in the working environment, as well as acoustic properties of rooms and noise

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Ergonomic Trends from the East
  • Author : Masaharu Kumashiro
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-08-09

The term "Human Engineering" was first used in America at the beginning of the twentieth century and was renamed "Human Factors" after World War II. It continous to develop to this day. After it spread to Europe, interest in the subject increased further and was renamed "Ergonomics" in England. Ergonomics

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