For readers interested in Human Factors Engineering or Ergonomics. Kroemer is a Professor in the Virginia Polytechnic Institute’s department of Industrial and. We need to perform ‘at ease and efficiently’, which is the motto of ergonomics. Office Ergonomics. Front Cover. Karl H.E. Kroemer. CRC Press, May 10, Ergonomics: How to Design for Ease and Efficiency, 2nd Edition. K.H.E. Kroemer, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. H.B. Kroemer, Burns Clinic.

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How to Design for Ease and Efficiency K. Designing for Pregnant Women. Organization of the Nervous System. We need to perform ‘at ease and efficiently’, which kfoemer the motto of ergonomics.

Designing for the Standing Operator. How high do we sit? How exactly do we see?

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The author explains how to assess and determine abilities and needs and demonstrates how to design tools, homes, and environments to make working space safe and living space easy. Balance in work and personal life. Arrangement and Grouping of Controls.

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Biomechanical Strains of the Body. The country you have selected will result in the following: Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Designing for Hand Use. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Office Ergonomics: Ease and Efficiency at Work, Second Edition

A wealth of information on anthropometry is also included, exploring the size and mobility of the human body and the various ways of designing for different sizes–there is no “average” person. English Choose a language for shopping. Relations among people in the office. Noise and hearing impairments. Changes in Psychometric Performance.

A Systems Approach, Second Edition. The process of office design. It gives an easy-to-read, but still comprehensive introduction to many of the different aspects of ergonomics.

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Toggle navigation Additional Book Information. You will find ten fast-paced chapters, augmented with brief case studies and illustrations, and capped off with a series of practical design recommendations.

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Ergonomics: How to Design for Ease and Efficiency

Get to Know Us. Sign Up Already have an access code? The new edition is up-to-date in content and language, in data and illustrations. The book has rkoemer designed to be international in orientation – and addresses contemporary issues such as back problems, design for the handicapped, cumulative trauma and computer workstations.