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Human Factors Design Handbook: Information And Guidelines For The Design Of Systems, Facilities, Equipment and Products For Human Use.

Author: Woodson, W. E., Tillman, B., Tillman, P.
Type: Book
Year: 1992


This handbook presents data and guidelines for planning and designing facilities, systems, subsystems, component elements and products to be used by people. Based on human needs, characteristics, capabilities, limitations and expectations, this authoritative resource provides proven practices for designing for the user as opposed to forcing the user to accommodate to the design. It is profusely illustrated with design checklists, tables, charts and block diagrams.

Further Details

Pages: 846
Issue: 5
Edition: 2nd
Publish Location: New York
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN/ISSN: 0 07 071768 0
Accession Number: 18.10.04
Keywords: design, product, safety
Reads: 186