The Human Factors Of Transport Signs

Author: Candida Castro
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780203457412
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This text is designed to be an easily-accessible information source for professionals in transportation design, highway engineering, applied psychology, and human factors, as well as for students preparing to enter these fields.

Human Factors Of Visual And Cognitive Performance In Driving

Author: Candida Castro
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420055337
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Addresses These Key Areas: Visual attention and in-vehicle technologies Interventions to reduce road trauma Avoiding collisions and the failures involved in that endeavor Using jargon-free language that is easily understood, this book ...

Driver Acceptance Of New Technology

Author: Dr Alan Stevens
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1472405854
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At worst, they may seek to disable it. This book brings into a single edited volume the accumulating body of thinking and research on driver and operator acceptance of new technology.

Understanding Human Error In Mine Safety

Author: Mr Geoff Simpson
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409486087
Size: 72.97 MB
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The primary purpose of this book is to provide the reader with a much-needed overview of human factors within the mining industry, in particular to understand the role of human error in mine safety, explaining contemporary risk management ...

People And Rail Systems

Author: John R. Wilson
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754671848
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Following on from 2005's Rail Human Factors: Supporting the Integrated Railway, this book brings together an even broader range of academics and practitioners from around the world to share their expertise and experience on rail human ...

Designing Safe Road Systems

Author: Dr Maria Kuiken
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409461653
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The central theme of this book is how design principles can reduce the probability of an error while driving. The authors demonstrate how knowledge of human factors helps a road authority to better understand how road users behave.

Human Factors Guidelines For Road Systems

Author: John L. Campbell
Publisher: Transportation Research Board
ISBN: 0309258162
Size: 77.96 MB
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"This report completes and updates the first edition of NCHRP Report 600: Human Factors Guidelines for Road Systems (HFG), which was published previously in three collections.

Driver Distraction

Author: Kristie Young
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420007497
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Beneficial for a broad audience, including: Vehicle manufacturers Road transport authorities and safety agencies Traffic and transport engineers Automotive equipment manufacturers and suppliers Company safety managers Standards ...

Human Factors Guidelines For Road Systems

Author: John L. Campbell
Publisher: Transportation Research Board
ISBN: 0309117518
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Discussion Road delineations provide cues that assist drivers in detecting curves
and assessing the level of curvature. Road surface markings provide the
strongest curvature cues and are best for providing short-range steering control
cues (compensatory control — see "Countermeasures for Improving Steering and
Vehicle Control Through Curves"), while chevron designs on post-mounted
panels give the strongest guidance cues and are best for long-range guidance (
anticipatory ...