Human factors

A project log for Workshop wrestle

The setting up of a (largely) hand-tool woodworking workshop based on selected engineering methodologies.

Charles LambCharles Lamb 07/29/2018 at 14:520 Comments

Human factors engineering

Here's an initial basic consideration of human factors.  I'll need to return to this later but there are some obvious aspects to consider immediately.  There are certain places and actions that are better than others, for example, reaching too high or too low, twisting actions, and lifting heavy items over long distances are to be avoided where possible.

So, here are some early ideas: