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Recognition of accident potential in the workplace due to human factors. Student manual (512).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1977 May; :1-360
A student training manual for recognition of potential occupational accidents due to human factors is presented. The text is divided into six modules; 1. course introduction; 2. impact of the organization; 3. the individual in the organizational setting; 4. physiological factors related to accident susceptibility; 5. man machine system; and 6. clues to accident potential. Each module contains class assignment instructions and student self test forms.
Accident-analysis; Human-factors-engineering; Safety-education; Accident-prevention; Behavior; Accidents; Physiological-factors; Physiological-effects; Physiology; Humans; Women
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Human Potential Development Corporation, Westlake Village, California
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division