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The occupational ergonomics handbook . Interventions, controls, and applications in occupational ergonomics /

by Karwowski, Waldemar; Marras, William S.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Boca Raton ; London [etc.] : Taylor & Francis, 2006Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 vol. (pagination multiple) : ill. ; 27 cm.ISBN: 0849319382.MeSH subject(s): Human Engineering | Occupational Health | Equipment Design | Task Performance and Analysis | Musculoskeletal Diseases | Musculoskeletal Diseases -- prevention & control | Monograph | HandbooksPUBLICATION TYPE SAPHIR: MonographSummary: Beginning with descriptions of the elements of the ergonomics processes, this book explores success factors for implementation of industrial ergonomics programs. It covers injury surveillance database systems and corporate health management for the design and evaluation of health in industrial organizations, ergonomics processes from the small and large industry perspectives, and human digital modeling, as well as facilities planning and organizational design and macro-ergonomics. Additional chapters present methods and techniques for engineering control, including tried and true strategies and pitfalls to avoid, and discuss the theory and practice of ergonomics interventions in the workplace. [Ed.]
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IST WA-430-Occ-2006 (Browse shelf) Available N° d'inventaire: 94/07

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vdist-/05.2013 Beginning with descriptions of the elements of the ergonomics processes, this book explores success factors for implementation of industrial ergonomics programs. It covers injury surveillance database systems and corporate health management for the design and evaluation of health in industrial organizations, ergonomics processes from the small and large industry perspectives, and human digital modeling, as well as facilities planning and organizational design and macro-ergonomics. Additional chapters present methods and techniques for engineering control, including tried and true strategies and pitfalls to avoid, and discuss the theory and practice of ergonomics interventions in the workplace. [Ed.]