31. Human Behavior and Performance in Safety

  1. Roger L. Brauer Ph.D. CSP, PE

Published Online: 23 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/047175093X.ch31

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brauer, R. L. (2006) Human Behavior and Performance in Safety, in Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047175093X.ch31

Author Information

  1. Tolono, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471291893

Online ISBN: 9780471750932

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Keywords:

  • human behavior and performance in safety;
  • Job safety analysis (JSA);
  • safety and common sense

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Human Behavior

  • Human Behavior and Safety

  • Designing for Human Behavior

  • Safety and Common Sense

  • Technological Illiteracy

  • Job and Other Stresses

  • Management Processes

  • Behavior-Based Safety

  • Exercises

  • Review Questions

  • Notes

  • Bibliography