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Document ID (ISN)68884
CIS number 97-670
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gout D.
Title When the company of the lion discovers ergonomic design
Original title Quand la firme du lion dÚcouvre l'ergonomie de conception [in French]
Bibliographic information Apr. 1997, No.559, p.24-35. Illus.
Abstract Illustrated report on the Peugeot automobile industry at Sochaux, France. This company follows the principle of ergonomic design in order to improve the working conditions and performance of workers. Attention is paid to assembly-line work and mental workload.
Descriptors (primary) France; design of equipment; motor vehicle industry; ergonomics
Descriptors (secondary) automobiles; mental workload; assembly-line work
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Motor vehicle manufacturing industry