58. Human Factors and Ergonomics in Motor Vehicle Transportation

  1. Gavriel Salvendy2,3
  1. Paul A. Green

Published Online: 26 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch58

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Green, P. A. (2012) Human Factors and Ergonomics in Motor Vehicle Transportation, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch58

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University, Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470528389

Online ISBN: 9781118131350

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Keywords:

  • human factors and ergonomics;
  • motor vehicle transportation;
  • vehicles, and their designing;
  • driving performance measures;
  • driver assistance, warning systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Chapter Organization and Philosophy

  • Driving Context (People, Vehicles, Roads)

  • What Happens When People Do Not Drive Well?

  • How Should Vehicles be Designed?

  • Sources of Further Information

  • Key Points

  • References