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Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing

Advances in Social and Occupational Ergonomics

Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Social and Occupational Ergonomics, July 21-25, 2018, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA

Editors: Goossens, Richard H. M. (Ed.)

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  • Reports on cutting-edge technologies for organizational management 
  • Highlights the human dimension of organizations 
  • Discusses different types of organizational structures, including virtual ones 
  • Describes methods to promote job satisfaction and work–life balance 
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This book reports on cutting-edge research on social and occupational ergonomics, presenting innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems related to 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, and explores new work paradigms, organizational cultures, virtual organizations, telework, and quality management. The book also describes pioneering infrastructures implemented for different purposes such as urban, health, and enterprise, and examines the changing role of automated systems, offering innovative solutions that address the needs of particular populations. Based on the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Social and Occupational Ergonomics, held in Orlando, Florida, USA on July 21–25, 2018, the book provides readers with a comprehensive overview 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. 


Table of contents (42 chapters)

Table of contents (42 chapters)
  • Ergonomic Risk Assessment of Gas Delivery Operations and Stretching Program Design

    Pages 3-15

    Morejon, Olivia (et al.)

  • Evaluating Training for Manual Handling in the Workplace

    Pages 16-26

    Gonella, Maud (et al.)

  • Intuitionistic Fuzzy REBA Method and Its Application in a Manufacturing Company

    Pages 27-35

    Erginel, Nihal (et al.)

  • Optimizing the Workstation of a Dentist

    Pages 36-47

    Khodadadeh, Yassaman (et al.)

  • Biomechanical Risk Assessment of Pathologists in the Morgue

    Pages 48-56

    Silvetti, Alessio (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $169.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-94000-7
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Softcover $219.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-93999-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Social and Occupational Ergonomics
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Social and Occupational Ergonomics, July 21-25, 2018, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA
Editors
  • Richard H. M. Goossens
Series Title
Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Series Volume
792
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-94000-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-94000-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-93999-5
Series ISSN
2194-5357
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 432
Number of Illustrations
148 b/w illustrations
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