Human factors and ergonomics have made considerable contributions to the research, design, development, operation and analysis of transportation systems and their complementary infrastructure. This volume focuses on the causations of road accidents, the function and design of roads and signs, the design of automobiles, and the training of the driver. It covers accident analyses, air traffic control, control rooms, intelligent transportation systems, and new systems and technologies.... der Hulst et al., 1998), traffic (de Waard et al., 2008), time on task (Fuller, 1981) and intoxication (Smiley et al., 1985). ... The simulator comprises a Honda Civic family hatchback right-hand drive car with a five-speed manual gearbox. ... A rear screen provides a 60Ad rearward field of view, thus enabling normal use of all mirrors. Its engine and major mechanical systems have been replaced by an electric motion system that drives rams attached to the axles underneath each wheel.
|Title||:||Advances in Human Aspects of Road and Rail Transportation|
|Author||:||Neville A. Stanton|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2012-07-17|