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Human Factors for Safety in the Work Environment

7.5 Credits, Course, bachelor's level, D0019B
Ergonomics includes physiological and psychological aspects that affect human performance in workplaces and safety in work environment

Human performance in the workplace is affected by the physical work environment and psychological aspects in the workplace and in private life. In this course you will learn ergonomic principles and factors that affect human error. You will also learn to analyze and suggest improvements to both the physical and mental work environment to increase safety in the workplace. The knowledge is general and can be applied to all types of workplaces.

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Mattias Holmgren

Mattias Holmgren, Senior Lecturer

Organisation: Operation and Maintenance, Operation, Maintenance and Acoustics, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 492433