FATIGUE IN BOAT OPERATIONS: THE DEVELOPMENT OF A VISUAL ALERTNESS STRESSOR TEST (VAST)

Research in the design, construction, and development of the Visual Alertness Stressor Test (VAST) as a means of measuring the effects of stressors on a boat operator's performance is discussed. The basic measures taken were the response times and the number of missed signals. Diagram and tables show data.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Human Factors Society, 19th Annual Meeting, Proceedings, Dallas, Texas, October 14-16, 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Human Factors Society

    1134 Montana
    Santa Monica, CA  United States  90403
  • Authors:
    • Stiehl, C C
  • Publication Date: 1975

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 494-497

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00137988
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1976 12:00AM