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This book reports on cutting-edge research related to social and occupational factors. It presents innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems, which consider organizational, policy, and logistical issues. It discusses timely topics related to communication, crew resource management, work design, participatory design, as well as teamwork, community ergonomics, cooperative work, and warning systems. Moreover, it reports on new work paradigms, organizational cultures, virtual organizations, telework, and quality management. The book reports on cutting-edge infrastructures implemented for different purposes such as urban, health, and enterprise. It discusses the growing role of automated systems and presents innovative solutions addressing the needs of special populations. Based on the AHFE 2016 International Conference on Social and Occupational Ergonomics, held on July 27-31 in Walt Disney World®, Florida, USA, the book provides readers with a comprehensive view of the current challenges in both organizational and occupational ergonomics, highlighting key connections between them and underlining the importance of emotional factors in influencing human performance.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

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Macroergonomic Systems

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2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

The Usage of Simulation Technology for Macroergonomic Industrial Systems Improvement

Leszek Pacholski, Pawel Pawlewski

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

3D Laser Models for the Ergonomic Assessment of the Working Environment

Marcin Butlewski, Małgorzata Sławińska, Mateusz Niedźwiecki

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

A Multi-Criterial Hardware Assessment of the Psychophysical Capacity of Workers in the Investigation of Fatigue

Grzegorz Dahlke, Milena Drzewiecka, Marcin Butlewski, Leszek Pacholski

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

The Maintenance Management in the Macro-Ergonomics Context

Malgorzata Jasiulewicz-Kaczmarek, Anna Saniuk, Tadeusz Nowicki

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Agreement for Safety in the Building Sector as a Good Practice to Improve Safety in the Work Environment

Jozef Fras, Ilona Olsztynska, Sebastian Scholz

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

A Process-Oriented Design Knowledge Management Method

Biju Yin, Yan Xiong

Social and Occupational Innovation

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2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Caregiver Centered Transfer Aid Designed for Home Care Needs

Kao-Hua Liu, Chien-Hsu Chen

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Employment Opportunities for Mature Age People in the Electrical Sector in Lodz Voivodeship in Poland

Aleksandra Polak-Sopińska

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

A Future Framework of Knowledge-Based Ergonomics Assessment System at Workplace in Automotive Assembly Plant

Fazilah Abdul Aziz, Zakri Ghazalli, Nik Mohd Zuki Nik Mohamed, Amri Isfar

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Quality Management in Toy and Children’s Furniture Manufacturing

Mieczysław Rajkiewicz, Anna Walaszczyk, Zbigniew Wisniewski

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Modelling Formation of Attitudes to Change

Zbigniew Wisniewski, Aleksandra Polak-Sopinska, Mieczyslaw Rajkiewicz, Malgorzata Wisniewska, Piotr Sopinski

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Employment of Persons with Disabilities in Poland: What Do Small and Micro Enterprise Employers Know?

Aleksandra Polak-Sopinska, Zbigniew Wisniewski, Marta Jedraszek-Wisniewska

Modeling and Systems in Occupational Ergonomics

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2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Proposing a Conceptual Model for Examining the Influence of Individual and Work-Related Factors on Work Ability

Jacky Y.K. Ng, Alan H.S. Chan

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

The Participatory Ergonomics in the Design of Safety Systems in Complex Work Systems

William German Barón Santoyo

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Elements of Workforce Diversity in Japanese Nursing Workplace

Yasuyuki Yamada, Motoki Mizuno, Teruko Shimizu, Yuji Asano, Takumi Iwaasa, Takeshi Ebara

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Research on Urban Rail Driver’s Mental Workload Based on Extenics

Lan-peng Li, Zhi-gang Liu, Hai-yan Zhu, Lin Zhu

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Analyzing the Impact that Lack of Supervision Has on Safety Culture and Accident Rates as a Proactive Approach to Curbing the South African Railway Industry’s High Incident Occurrence Rate

Sethunya Tau

Job Satisfaction, Workload and Musculoskeletal Disorders

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2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Video Gaming and Its Implications on the Epidemiology of Office Work Related Upper Limb Disorders

Shao-Sean Yap, Gunther Paul

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Occupational Stresses on Employees in Lean Production Systems

Uwe Dombrowski, Anne Reimer, Stefan Ernst

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Customer-Related Stressors and Effects on Burnout: A Study in Turkey

Serpil Aytac, Mustafa Aytac

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Using Axiomatic Design to Identify the Elements That Affect the Evaluation of Comfort/Discomfort Perception

Nicola Cappetti, Alessandro Naddeo, Rosaria Califano, Mariarosaria Vallone

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

A Model of Improving Individual Satisfaction in Group Conversation Based on Estimation of Group Status

Susumu Kono, Kenro Aihara

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

The Place of Health Design for Health Promotion: The Pediatrics Design Process Focus in Humanization at Santa Casa’s Hospital Montes Claros—Brazil

Janice Gomes Zumba

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Prevalence of Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders Among the Iranian Working Population in Different Sectors of Industries

HA Yousefi, Ehsan Habibi, Hideyuki Tanaka

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Causes of Workplace Stress in Textile Industry of Developing Countries: A Case Study from Pakistan

Aftab Ahmad, Amjad Hussain, Qasar Wasique Ahmad, Badar Ul Islam

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Quality of Work Life, Depression and Anxiety in Administrative Staff of an Institution of Higher Education

Raquel Gonzalez-Baltazar, Brenda J. Hidalgo-González, Vanessa I. Rivas-Díaz de Sandi, Silvia G. León-Cortés, Mónica I. Contreras-Estrada, María G. Aldrete-Rodríguez, Gustavo Hidalgo-Santacruz

Accidents and Safety

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2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Stimulation of Voluntary Motivation Toward Safety Management Activities: Activity Inactivation by Mannerism

Keijiro Katayama, Miwa Nakanishi

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Development of a Taxonomy of Human Error Causation of Accidents Involving Injuries to Hands in the Harnesses Industry

Rosa Maria Reyes Martinez, Jorge de la Riva Rodriguez, Rodolfo de la O Escapita, Arturo Wookay, Araceli Maldonado Macias

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Ergonomic Risk Assessment of Sea Fishermen Part I: Manual Material Handling

Alessio Silvetti, Elio Munafò, Alberto Ranavolo, Sergio Iavicoli, Francesco Draicchio

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Ergonomic Risk Assessment of Sea Fishermen Part II: Upper Limb Repetitive Movements

Alessio Silvetti, Elio Munafò, Alberto Ranavolo, Sergio Iavicoli, Francesco Draicchio

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

A Novel to Approach to Quantify the Risk Probabilities for a Risk Analysis Methodology

N. Fırat Ozkan, Berna H. Uluta

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Methodology of Risk Analysis to Health and Occupational Safety Integrated for the Principles of Lean Manufacturing

Eduardo Ferro dos Santos, Letícia dos Santos Nunes

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Machine-Man-Task System Approach and Regulatory Standard NR 17—Ergonomics

Norma de Melo Pinto, Maria Manuela Quaresma, Kazuo Hatakeyama

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Mobbing as a Psycho-social Risk at Work: A Study in Turkey

Serpil Aytac, Salih Dursun, Ahmet Gokce

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Ergonomic Hazards Mapping System (EHMS) for Musculoskeletal Disorders Detection

M.I. Delgado-Bahena, R.A Barrios-Perez, M.R. Contreras-Valenzuela, R. Lopez-Sesenes

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Redesign of Workstation to Reduce the Risk of Wrist Lesion to Improve Work Conditions in an Industry Focused on the Assembly of Spark Plug Wire

D. Gomez-Garcia, R. López-Sesenes, M. R. Contreras-Valenzuela, A. Martinez-Oropeza, Viridiana Leon-Hernández

Social and Organizational Factors in Industry

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2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

The Relationship Between Sustained Attention and Mindfulness Among U.S. Active Duty Service Members and Veterans

Valerie J. Rice, Baoxia Liu

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Human and Economic Factors of Long-Distance Commuting Technology: Analysis of Arctic Practices

A. Kozlov, S. Gutman, E. Rytova, I. Zaychenko

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Analysis of Organizational and Human Factors in the Local Production Arrangement of the Hotel Chain to Avoid Social and Environmental Impacts, Case Study of Maragogi, Alagoas, Brazil

Eduardo Menezes, Salvador Filho, Edmara Drigo

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

The Way to Use the Guidelines for Supporting Resilience Enhancement: From Verifying Effectiveness Using Before-After Comparison Test Design of Two Fitness Centers

Naoto Shoji, Takumi Iwaasa, Yutaka Nakajima, Motoki Mizuno

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

The Effects of a Trust Violation and Trust Repair in a Distributed Team Decision-Making Task: Exploring the Affective Component of Trust

Corey K. Fallon, April Rose Panganiban, Peter Chiu, Gerald Matthews

2017 | OriginalPaper | Buchkapitel

Applying Triangulation Method to Strengthen Validity of Integrated Balanced Scorecard’s Performance Measurement Model for Supply Chain’s Actors and Regulators

Elisa Kusrini, Subagyo, Nur Aini Masruroh
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