By Pietro C. Cacciabue
Human blunders performs an important function in lots of injuries related to safety-critical platforms, and it's now a regular requirement in either the USA and Europe for Human elements (HF) to be taken under consideration in procedure layout and security evaluation. This publication can be an important consultant for someone who makes use of HF of their daily paintings, offering them with constant and ready-to-use methods and techniques that may be utilized to real-life difficulties. the 1st a part of the publication seems on the theoretical framework, tools and strategies that the engineer or security analyst must use whilst engaged on a HF-related venture. the second one half provides 4 case experiences that exhibit the reader how the above framework and instructions paintings in perform. The case reviews are in line with real-life initiatives performed by means of the writer for a huge ecu railway approach, and in collaboration with foreign businesses similar to the foreign Civil Aviation service provider, Volvo, Daimler-Chrysler and FIAT.
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