HUMAN ENGINEERING SPECIFICATIONS AND STANDARDS: PAYOFFS AND PITFALLS
The most visible human engineering standard in current use is MIL-STD-1472, "Human Engineering Design Criteria for Military Systems, Equipment and Facilities." Using this document as an example, benefits of and precautions in its use are explored. Background is presented on content, requirement categoreis, binding vs. advisory provisions, sources of the criteria, and the development and revision process.
- Proceedings of the Automotive Engineering Congress and Exposition, February 23-27, 1976.
Warrendale, PA USA 15096
- Chaikin, G
- Publication Date: 1976-2
- Features: References; Tables;
- Pagination: 7 p.
- TRT Terms: Benefits; Engineering; Ergonomics; Human factors engineering; Human factors engineering; Human machine systems; Specifications; Standards
- Old TRIS Terms: Engineering standards
- Subject Areas: Design; Highways; Safety and Human Factors;
- Accession Number: 00132029
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
- Report/Paper Numbers: SAE #760190 Proceeding
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Jun 5 1976 12:00AM