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Standardization of Controls on Front End Loaders. Volume 1. Data Analyses and Conclusions.
NTIS: PB/220-546 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :215 pages
Volume 1 includes an introduction to the subject of front-end loader usage in the mining industry and discusses the associated safety problems that led to this study being performed. Also included in this volume are a task analysis; a control criticality analysis; a safety analysis; commonality analyses for control occurrence, location, direction of motion and type of control; and a trade-0ff study analysis. This volume concludes with an analysis of the various human factors, safety, mining industry, and front-end loader manufacturing industry factors, influencing the standardization of front-end loader controls; recommendations and rationales for front- end loader controls standardization; and a description of the front- end loader mockup.
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NTIS: PB/220-546; Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division