Searched for: subject:"Work%5C+Load"
(1 - 7 of 7)
document
de Looze, M. (author), de Vries, A. (author), Krause, F. (author), Baltrusch, S. (author)
Determination of the effectivity, usability and acceptance of an exoskeleton for a specific job requires a three-stage approach in which we get a first impression of its usefulness and potential fit (field observation), in which we measure the work load reducing effect (controlled experiment), and in which we measure use and acceptance,...
conference paper 2022
document
Harbers, M. (author), Neerincx, M.A. (author)
This paper studies the effects of automated support for workload distribution in traffic control teams on human values such as security, autonomy and privacy. The paper describes a workshop in which the support system's stakeholders, their values, and the effects of the support system on these values were analyzed. The workshop results were used...
conference paper 2014
document
Koldijk, S.J. (author), Neerincx, M.A. (author), Kraaij, W. (author)
Imagine a typical working day of a knowledge worker, i.e. someone who is predominantly concerned with interpreting and generating information. Bob gets into the office at 9, starts up his computer, takes a look at his mails and calendar and plans what things he has to do this day. Then he starts working on one of the important tasks that have to...
conference paper 2012
document
Heus, R. (author), den Hartog, E.A. (author), Kistemaker, L.J.A. (author), van Dijk, W.J. (author), Swenker, G. (author), TNO Technische Menskunde (author)
Due to more stringent requirements to protect personnel against hazardous gasses, the inspiratory resistance of the present generation of respiratory protective devices tends to increase. Therefore an important question is to what extent inspiratory resistance may increase without giving problems during physical work. In this study the effects...
article 2004
document
Hildebrandt, V.H. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), Dul, J. (author), van Dijk, F.J.H. (author), Kemper, H.C.G. (author), Arbeid (author)
Objectives: To assess the association between leisure time physical activity and musculoskeletal morbidity, as well as possible interactions with physical activity at work. Methods: A literature search was performed to collect all studies on musculoskeletal disorders in which physical activity was involved as a variable. Next, an analysis was...
article 2000
document
Wertheim, A.H. (author), TNO Human Factors Research Institute (author)
The present paper provides a review of research and theories concerning the question of how and why working in a moving environment may affect performance. It is argued that performance decrements can be expected to occur as a result of general factors or as a result specific impairments of particular human skills. General effects happen when...
article 1998
document
Braam, I.T.J. (author), van Dormolen, M. (author), Frings-Dresen, M.H.W. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
An investigation was conducted in five companies in the distribution branch. These companies were divided into three different working systems, i.e., highly mechanized (HM), moderately mechanized (MM), and slightly mechanized (SM). The three systems differed in logistics and kind of appliances used. The purpose of this study was to compare the...
article 1996
Searched for: subject:"Work%5C+Load"
(1 - 7 of 7)