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Risky work environments
Christine Owen

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Risky work environments
reappraising human work within fallible systems
by Christine Owen, Pascal Béguin and Ger Wackers.

Published 2009 by Ashgate in Burlington, VT .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Shifting the focus to human work within complex socio-technical systems / Pascal Béguin, Christine Owen and Ger Wackers
Learning from accidents : analysis of normal practices / Lenna Norros and Maaria Nuutinen
Derailed decisions : the evolution of vulnerability on a Norwegian railway line / Ragnar Rosness
Offshore vulnerability : the limits of design and the ubiquity of recursive process / Ger Wackers
Channelling erratic flows of action : life in the neonatal intensive care unit / Jessica Mesman
How do individual operators contribute to the reliability of collective activity? : a medical emergency centre / Jacques Marc and Janine Rogalski
When users and designers meet each other in the design process / Pascal Béguin
Near misses and mistakes in risky-work : an exploration of work practices in high-3 environments / Christine Owen
Toward developmental work within complex and fallible systems / Christine Owen.


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HD7261 .O946 2009

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