By Pietro C. Cacciabue
Human mistakes performs an important function in lots of injuries related to safety-critical platforms, and it's now a typical requirement in either the U.S. and Europe for Human elements (HF) to be taken under consideration in procedure layout and safeguard overview. This ebook may be a necessary advisor for a person who makes use of HF of their daily paintings, supplying them with constant and ready-to-use methods and techniques that may be utilized to real-life difficulties. the 1st a part of the e-book seems to be on the theoretical framework, equipment and strategies that the engineer or protection analyst must use while engaged on a HF-related undertaking. the second one half provides 4 case stories that exhibit the reader how the above framework and guidance paintings in perform. The case stories are in accordance with real-life tasks conducted by way of the writer for an enormous ecu railway procedure, and in collaboration with overseas businesses reminiscent of the overseas Civil Aviation company, Volvo, Daimler-Chrysler and FIAT.
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