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MTO-sea: Competent cadets make safer systems


Lutzhoft, M and Jones, BS and Earthy, JV and Bergquist, C, MTO-sea: Competent cadets make safer systems, Proceedings of the 2007 RINA, Royal Institution of Naval Architects International Conference - Human Factors in Ship Design, Safety and Operation, 2007, London, United kingdom, pp. 41-45. ISBN 1905040342 (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper]


MTO-sea is a project which aims to close feedback loops between the practitioners on board and the manufacturers and regulators ashore. BWith some education in basic usability and ergonomics, cadets can provide useful information to many stakeholders, including the academy. This paper reports on the first cycle of a programme of which the ultimate goal is better workplaces on board and safer shipping systems. © 2007: The Royal Institution of Naval Architects.

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Item Type:Refereed Conference Paper
Keywords:Ergonomics; Human engineering; Ships; Feedback loops; First cycles; SAFER systems; To many; Shipbuilding
Research Division:Engineering
Research Group:Control engineering, mechatronics and robotics
Research Field:Automation engineering
Objective Division:Transport
Objective Group:Water transport
Objective Field:International sea freight transport (excl. live animals, food products and liquefied gas)
UTAS Author:Lutzhoft, M (Professor Margareta Lutzhoft)
ID Code:92505
Year Published:2007
Deposited By:Seafaring and Maritime Operations
Deposited On:2014-06-20
Last Modified:2014-06-20

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