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Bodyspace: Anthropometry, Ergonomics And The Design of Work

Author: Pheasant, S.
Type: Book
Year: 1996

Abstract:

In this publication the author argues that designers commonly fail to understand the needs of users of their products and explains that the solution is for designers to design ergonomically. Illustrated with tables of anthropometric data, Bodyspace provides the means to execute successful ergonomic design of benefit to manufacturers, designers and users. Chapters cover workspace design, ergonomics in the office and home, health and safety at work, principles and practice of anthropometrics.

Further Details

Pages: 244
Edition: 2nd
Publish Location: London
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN/ISSN: 0 7484 0326 4
Accession Number: 18.10.04
Keywords: design, product, kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, safety
Reads: 244
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