Hybrid Reality Delivers Human Factors Insights
Published on: 25th January 2023
In a recent example, we used this technology to assess a new train driver’s desk layout to see whether drivers could comfortably reach the controls that they needed to use most commonly during a series of typical driving operations. We were particularly looking to identify occurrences of repetitive stretching and over-reach, which can cause lower back strain and work related stress injuries.
A detailed description of this work was recently published in an article in the December 2022 issue of Rail Professional magazine.