HUMAN FACTORS IN RAILROAD OPERATIONS: ACTIVITIES IN FISCAL YEAR 1973

This is an interim report covering human factors services rendered by TSC to the FRA under the project: "Human Factors in Railroad Operations," during fiscal year 1973. It reviews all activities briefly and contains more detailed reports on a research plan for use with a locomotive cab simulator, a training survey, studies of train handling, and fault-tree analysis of railroad accident data.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Office of Research and Development, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Devoe, D
    • Feehrer, C E
    • Hill, J H
    • Sussman, E D
  • Publication Date: 1974-2

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 114 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00125893
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • ISBN: RR409/R 4304
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA-OR&D-74-32 Tech. Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1976 12:00AM