Accession Number:

AD0768342

Title:

Accident Research: The Human Element in Industrial Accidents.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO SCHOOL OF SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

55.0

Abstract:

The author reviews previous research published in the area of industrial accidents. The review is limited to those studies which have established some behavioral cause in the impact of accidents. The effect of individual differences of the employee as a contributing factor in causing accidents is examined. The studies were analyzed to determine their relevance and importance within current conceptualizations. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Safety Engineering
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE