Ergonomics activities in the product development process
Paper in proceedings, 2017

Ergonomics and human factors (E/HF) has an important role throughout the whole product development process, but the scope and content of E/HF work differs depending on the phase of the project. The aim of this paper is to describe ergonomics activities in the product development process, with special focus on the purpose of ergonomics activities in different parts of the process. As a base for the description the ACD³-framework is used.

Ergonomics

Human Factors

Product Development Process

Author

Lars-Ola Bligård

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Design and Human Factors

Eva Simonsen

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Design and Human Factors

Cecilia Berlin

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Production Systems

NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE

224-231

Subject Categories

Production Engineering, Human Work Science and Ergonomics

Human Computer Interaction

Areas of Advance

Production

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8/24/2018