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Document ID (ISN)30411
CIS number 78-2069
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9936 - Cahiers de médecine interprofessionnelle
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Dumaine J.
Title Ergonomics in the undertaking - Participatory ergonomics - Specialist ergonomics
Original title L'ergonomie dans l'entreprise - Ergonomie participative - Ergonomie de spécialiste. [in French]
Bibliographic information 2nd quarter 1978, Vol.18, No.70, p.5-14. Illus.
Abstract Schematic breakdown of the work situation designed to alert technical personnel to the sense and importance of ergonomics. Analysis, with simple diagrams, of the factors involved (individual, equipment, task, time, environment, interrelations between operators, nuisance or hazard factors close by, organisational element, spatial situation, chronobiological dephasing); ergonomic anomalies related to these factors, with possible remedies. Description of 2 methods permitting detection of anomalies in the work situation and facilitating their solution: participatory ergonomics, which makes use of safety and health committees and the work teams as such (role of dynamic audiovisual techniques) and specialist ergonomics.
Descriptors (primary) hazard evaluation; ergonomics
Descriptors (secondary) audiovisual training; ergonomic evaluation; safety suggestions; safety and health committees; cooperation; design of equipment
Document type -
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation