Accession Number:

ADA265392

Title:

Human Factors Plan for Maritime Safety: Annotated Bibliography

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.

Corporate Author:

BATTELLE HUMAN AFFAIRS RESEARCH CENTERS SEATTLE WA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

132.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes a collection of papers related to the application of human factors to the maritime industry. These papers describe human factors problems in the maritime industry, research designed to offer solutions, and research in other domains that may apply to these and other potential problems encountered in the maritime industry. This report has been divided into six sections, each dealing with a particular area of interest automation, fatigueincapacitation, manning, navigation, organizational factors, and training. Each summary includes the complete citation, a synopsis of the methodology used, issues addressed, principal findings, and any technical problems or deficiencies.... Maritime safety, Manning, Automation, Navigation, Fatigue, Organizational factors, Incapacitation, Training.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE