Accession Number:

ADA106788

Title:

Technical Evaluation of a Guide for Selecting Formats and Media for Presenting Maintenance Information.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORP PITTSBURGH PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

This report presents the results of an evaluation by Westinghouse Electric Corporation of a document titled A Guide for Selecting Formats and Media for Presenting Maintenance Information dated November 1976. The document was prepared by BioTechnology, Inc., Falls Church Virginia, under contract with the David W. Taylor Naval Ship Research and Development Center in Bethesda, Maryland and was produced as part of the Navy Technical Information Presentation Project NTIPP. The report also discusses the applicability of the FM guide to a re-write of the Hagan ACCFWC TM. The findings of the evaluation support the following recommendations Develop draft writing specification encompassing the selection parameters embodied in the guide Apply the draft specification to a rewrite of the Hagan ACCFWC TM and Evaluate the effectiveness of both products in real-world environment. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE