Human Factors Design Handbook by Wesley WoodsonHuman Factors Design Handbook by Wesley Woodson

Human Factors Design Handbook

byWesley Woodson, Peggy Tillman, Barry Tillman

Hardcover | January 22, 1992

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Practical guidelines for the Ergonomic Design of Products and Facilities You'll find: Key Descisions to make at the conceptual design stage; Diagrams, charts and checklists; Data on cognitive skills, sensory capacities, mobility, strength, and dexterity; Tables of Engineering unit conversions and scientific constants; Designs that "fit the user"; Human Body size, reach, strength, reaction time, environmental stress resistance. Now revised and updated, this definitive guide--recognized worldwide as the leading source of ergonomics data and guidelines--is even more useful for integrating the human factor in the design of facilities, systems, products, and equipment. To help you ensure safe and efficient use, and prevent user error, injury, inconvenience, or dissatisfaction, the second edition of Human Factors Design Handbook includes step-by-step guidelines and valuable human factor data for identifying and accommodating the needs of people in architecture and the design of furnishings, equipment, consumer products, vehicles, machinery, highways and transportation.
Title:Human Factors Design HandbookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1056 pages, 11.1 × 8.7 × 2.09 inPublished:January 22, 1992Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070717680

ISBN - 13:9780070717688


Table of Contents

Systems.Subsystem Designs.Component/Product Design.Human Data.Human Engineering Methods.

Editorial Reviews

``All designers and industrial engineers should read this book.''