33. Ergonomics

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

Published Online: 23 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/047175093X.ch33

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brauer, R. L. (2006) Ergonomics, in Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047175093X.ch33

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:

  • ergonomics;
  • people–machine interface;
  • workplace and equipment design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Anthropometry

  • Information and Displays

  • Controls and Motor Activity

  • Work Physiology

  • Biomechanics

  • Workplace and Equipment Design

  • Designing for the Workforce

  • Exercises

  • Review Questions

  • Notes

  • Bibliography