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Human Factors in Mining Search System

Richard S. Fowkes

Human Factors in Mining Search System

by Richard S. Fowkes

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Pgh. [i.e Pittsburgh] Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • HFMSS (Information retrieval system),
  • Information storage and retrieval systems.,
  • Mine safety.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard S. Fowkes and Elaine G. Aiken.
    SeriesBureau of Mines information circular ;, 9243, Information circular (United States. Bureau of Mines) ;, 9243.
    ContributionsAiken, Elaine G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN295 .U4 no. 9243
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p. ;
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2147919M
    LC Control Number88600407

    The Human Factor in Mining Reclamation Arbogast and others — THE HUMAN F ACT OR IN MINING RECLAMA TION — U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1 U.S. Department of the Interior U.S. Geological Survey U.S. Geological Survey Circular BLEED BLEED BLEED BLEED BLEED BLEED BLEED BLEED FOLD FOLDFile Size: 3MB. Human Factors in Multi-Crew Flight Operations does just that. Written from the perspective of the well-informed pilot it provides a vivid, practical context for the appreciation of Human Factors, pitched at a level for those studying or engaged in current air transport operations. Features Include: A unique seamless text, intensively reviewed.

    Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the Earth, usually from an ore body, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposits form a mineralized package that is of economic interest to the miner. Ores recovered by mining include metals, coal, oil shale, gemstones, limestone, chalk, dimension stone, rock salt, potash, gravel, and clay. Supervisory control of large, complex, capital-intensive, high-risk systems is a general trend, driven both by new technology and by the belief that this mode of control will provide greater efficiency and reliability. The human factors aspects of supervisory control have been neglected.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Different industries and government agencies approach human factors from different perspectives. In fields like medicine and aviation, where mistakes can have major consequences, safety is a primary reason for incorporating human factors.


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