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Analysis of human factors in nighttime work zones

Analysis of human factors in nighttime work zones

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Published by New Jersey Dept. of Transportation in Trenton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Jersey,
  • New Jersey.
    • Subjects:
    • Roads -- New Jersey -- Maintenance and repair -- Employees,
    • Night work -- New Jersey,
    • Work zone safety

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Jose Holguin-Veras ... et al.]
      ContributionsHolguín-Veras, José., New Jersey. Dept. of Transportation. Division of Research and Technology., City University of New York. City College.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8039.R652 U63 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 65 p. :
      Number of Pages65
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3635061M
      LC Control Number2002435859
      OCLC/WorldCa49339651

      Chapter 1 HUMAN FACTORS INTRODUCTION Aviation maintenance has changed over the years.1 Newer aircraft contain materials, power plants, and electronic subsystems that did not exist in earlier models, and the number of older aircraft has increased. Technicians use more and more sophisticated equipment and Size: KB. A to Z index of key human factors and ergonomics topics. The information on humanfactorscom provides general guidance. The information provided may require tailoring to ensure that it is suitable and appropriate for application to your specific circumstances.

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      An analysis of human factors in nighttime work zones / (Trenton, N.J.: New Jersey Dept. of Transportation, []), by David Sackey, Angel Medina, Robert Baker, José Holguín-Veras, City University of New York. City College, and New Jersey. Department of Transportation. Division of Research and Technology (page images at HathiTrust). Human Factors History In the United States, the discipline of human factors and ergonomics, is generally considered to have originated during World War II, although advances that contributed to its formation can be traced to the turn of the 20th century.


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