1. Introduction

  1. Dennis Attwood,
  2. Paul Baybutt,
  3. Chris Devlin,
  4. Walter Fluharty,
  5. Gareth Hughes,
  6. Dan Isaacson,
  7. Phil Joyner,
  8. Eugene Lee,
  9. Don Lorenzo,
  10. Lisa Morrison and
  11. Bob Ormsby

Published Online: 24 AUG 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470118849.ch1

Human Factors Methods for Improving Performance in the Process Industries

Human Factors Methods for Improving Performance in the Process Industries

How to Cite

Attwood, D., Baybutt, P., Devlin, C., Fluharty, W., Hughes, G., Isaacson, D., Joyner, P., Lee, E., Lorenzo, D., Morrison, L. and Ormsby, B. (2006) Introduction, in Human Factors Methods for Improving Performance in the Process Industries, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470118849.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2006
  2. Published Print: 19 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470117545

Online ISBN: 9780470118849

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Keywords:

  • human factors and practical application guidance;
  • human error - slips, lapses, mistakes, violations;
  • OGP model - facilities and equipment, people, and management systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Purpose of This Book

  • Human Factors

  • Human Error

  • Structure of This Book

  • Linkage to Other CCPS Publications

  • References