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Document ID (ISN)110388
CIS number 09-1366
ISSN - Serial title 0925-7535 - Safety Science
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Chang Y.H., Wang Y.C.
Title Significant human risk factors in aircraft maintenance technicians
Bibliographic information Jan. 2010, Vol.48, No.1, p.54-62. Illus. 34 ref.
Abstract This study examined significant human risk factors among aircraft maintenance technicians in Taiwan. Data were collected by means of a questionnaire from 20 technicians having more than 15 years of supervisory experience. The study identified 46 possible risk factors, of which nine were found to be critical. This list will help airlines to improve their risk management and maintenance operations.
Descriptors (primary) human factors; maintenance; risk factors; air transport; aircraft
Descriptors (secondary) Taiwan (China); role of supervisory staff; questionnaire survey; experience
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceTaiwan (China)
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Air transportation
Psychological factors