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  • NEN EN 614-1 : 2006 + A1 2009

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    Published date:  12-01-2013

    Publisher:  Netherlands Standards

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    Committees responsible
    National foreword
    0. Introduction
    1. Scope
    2. Normative references
    3. Definitions
    4. General principles
    4.1 Design considering anthropometry and biomechanics
    4.1.1 Body dimensions
    4.1.2 Posture
    4.1.3 Body movements
    4.1.4 Physical strength
    4.2 Design considering mental ability
    4.3 Design of displays, signals and control actuators
    4.3.1 Displays and signals
    4.3.2 Control actuators
    4.4 Interactions with the physical work environment
    4.4.1 Noise and vibration
    4.4.2 Thermal emissions
    4.4.3 Illumination
    4.4.4 Hazardous materials and radiation
    4.5 Interactions in the work process
    5. Incorporating ergonomics principles into the design
    5.1 Ergonomics tasks to be performed
    5.2 Development of design specifications in accordance
           with ergonomics principles
    5.2.1 Development and clarification of specifications
    5.2.2 Preparation of outline design
    5.2.3 Preparation of detailed design
    5.2.4 Implementation
    Annex A (informative) Guidelines for the use of the 3-zone
            rating system
    Annex B (informative) Bibliography

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    Defines the ergonomic principles to be followed during the process of design of machinery. Applies to the interactions between operators and machinery when installing, operating, adjusting, maintaining, cleaning, dismantling, repairing or transporting equipment, and outlines the principles to be followed in taking the health, safety and well-being of the operator into account.

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    Development Note 2006 Edition Re-Issued in March 2009 & incorporates AMD 1 2009. (05/2009)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Netherlands Standards
    Status Current
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