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Human factors: Design

This 2001 include different types of users including operatives, maintenance and systems support personnel. Note that this approach has demua developed in relation to large projects e. This is a very detailed document and can be applied to all industry sectors. See also Case studies Articles.

Ergonomic design of control centres,PartsISO A resource pack The purpose of this resource pack is to provide an introduction to ergonomics for people who work offshore.

Plant and processes should be designed for operability and maintainability and other elements of the life cycle should not be neglected eemuw.

Consideration should be given to the interface between the end user and the system. The design of control rooms, plant and equipment can have a large impact on human performance.

Process plant control desks utilizing human-computer interface: Includes PowerPoint presentations and checklists on a range of issues.

Consideration should be given to operator characteristics including body size, strength and mental capability. It sets out to raise your awareness of some of the ergonomic problems in eemmua offshore workplace; to explain the causes of ergonomic related accidents and injuries, and to provide some practical information to help reduce the risks. Effective use of ergonomics will eemha work safer, healthier and more productive. Key principles in design Equipment should be designed in accordance with key ergonomics standards including EN Parts 1 and 2.


The application of human factors to the design eemua development of systems and services is often called Human Factors Engineering or Human Factors Integration. Consideration should be given to all foreseeable operating conditions including upsets and emergencies. Is this page useful?

A clear and practical guide for sites moving to DCS control and centralised control rooms. Poor design contributes to work-related ill-health and has been found to be a root cause of accidents including major accidents e.

Failure to observe ergonomic principles can have serious consequences for individuals and for the whole organisation. Users should be involved in the design process. Health and Safety Executive. A work system is defined as ‘a combination of people and equipment, within a given space and environment, and the interactions between these components with a work organisation’ p Covers design principles, control room arrangements and layout, workstations, displays, controls, interactions, temperature, lighting, acoustics, ventilation, and evaluation.

For that reason, user involvement is key to designing operable and maintainable plant and systems. You can visit our cookie eemuw page for more information. Design This Key Topic contains links to efmua issues: Skip to content Skip to navigation. Implementation in the onshore and 2201 industries Gives an overview of best practice on how to build human factors into design.


Human factors/ergonomics – Design

Designers should be following this standard for new control rooms, and it can usefully be referred to for upgrades and modifications to existing ones especially where there are known problems. HSE aims to reduce work-related death, injury and ill health. Why is design important? Resources Extract from inspectors human factors toolkit Safety critical communications Improving communication at shift handover More resources.

Designing tasks, equipment and work stations to suit the user can reduce human error, accidents and ill-health. More information on design Reducing error and influencing behaviour HSG48 Pages contain a eemya summary of key design issues. Available from BSI Standards. A – switch to normal size A – switch to large size A – switch to larger 2201. This website uses non-intrusive cookies to improve your user experience. The earlier that consideration is given to human factors and ergonomics in the design process, the better the results are likely to be.