Accession Number:

ADA143840

Title:

Human Factors and Safety Evaluation of the Improved Message Facility

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 31 May-19 Aug 1983

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

139.0

Abstract:

This report presents the results of a human factors and safety evaluation of the Improved Message Facility. The evaluation was part of Operational Test II conducted by the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Board at Fort Hood, Texas in the summer of 1983. Numerous human factors problems and several safety problems were identified. The results were used at the In-Process Review to help reach a decision regarding full-scale production of the system.

Subject Categories:

  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE