FROM ACCIDENT REPORT TO DESIGN PROBLEMS - A STUDY OF ACCIDENTS ON BOARD SHIP

A study of shipboard accident reports was carried out as part of the UK Government-sponsored project on ships boarding and access, including gangways, accommodation ladders, stairways, lifts and hoists, engine rooms, masts, platforms, lifeboats, holds, tanks, and staging. Recommendations based on applicable regulations and best ergonomic practice were prepared and proposed as a Code of Practice for the industry.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Ergonomics, 26 <1983>, p. 43 <No. 1> (8 pp., 5 tab.)
  • Authors:
    • Anderson, D M
  • Publication Date: 1983

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00684301
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM