Accession Number:

AD0642737

Title:

THE HUMAN FACTOR IN THE DESIGN AND LAYOUT OF SUBMARINE EQUIPMENT: ANALYSIS OF WAR PATROL REPORTS AND INTERVIEWS.

Descriptive Note:

Progress rept. no. 6,

Corporate Author:

PSYCHOLOGICAL CORP NEW YORK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1947-09-08

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

Pertinent comments on the following aspects of the man-machine relationship are summarized a modifications of current equipment to simplify perception of displays and operation of controls. b location of equipment for most efficient operations. c problems of intra-craft and inter-craft communication. d recommended fire control procedures. e examples of mechanical and human errors. f training of personnel. g problems of health, fatigue and morale. h requests for new equipment. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Submarine Engineering
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE