Ergonomics

Definition(s)


Ergonomics

Scientific discipline concerned with study of human factors and understanding of interactions among human and other elements of a system.

  • Note 1 to entry: Adapted from ISO 6385:2004.

Source: ISO 17776:2016, Petroleum and natural gas industries — Offshore production installations — Major accident hazard management during the design of new installations, Second Edition, December 2016. Global Standards