The significance of young victims of tractor-related accidents has attracted the attention of epidemiologists and the public. Tractor operation depends on the operator's mental and physical capabilities; however, it is important to realize that exceptional mental capabilities do not compensate for the lack of physical capabilities and vice versa. This dissertation focuses on the evaluation of physical mismatches between operational demands and the operator's capabilities in tractor operations with respect to the reach, field of vision, and activation force.Manufacturer Model No Parking Brake Clutch PTO Lever Turn Signal Engine Shutoff Knob Hand Throttle Lever Left ... Yes U Yes Yes Yes Farmall 806 Yes Yes Yes No No Yes Yes Ford 8N No Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Massey Ferguson 35anbsp;...
|Title||:||An Approach Using Photogrammetry and an Ergonomic CAD System to Evaluate Mismatches Between Operational Demands of Agricultural Tractors and Physical and Visional Capabilities of Youth Drivers|
|Author||:||Ji Hong Chang|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2007|