60. Human Factors in Manufacturing

  1. Gavriel Salvendy2,3
  1. Dieter Spath,
  2. Martin Braun and
  3. Katrin Meinken

Published Online: 26 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch60

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Spath, D., Braun, M. and Meinken, K. (2012) Human Factors in Manufacturing, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch60

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University, Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering, Stuttgart, Germany

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 in manufacturing;
  • human-oriented work design;
  • strategies of human-oriented work design;
  • reactive to preventive work design;
  • occupational health prevention

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Manufacturing

  • Human-Oriented Work Design

  • Design Principles for Manufacturing Systems

  • Human Resources Management

  • Conclusion

  • References