Ergonomics in a national research and development programme for food technology

Ole Broberg, Iben Posniak Hansen

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    Abstract

    The research question for the study presented in this paper was: What are the opportunities and barriers for integrating ergonomics aspects into joint projects sponsored by the FOETEK programme? The objectives were (i) to evaluate the outcome of this clause of accounting for ergonomics impacts, and (ii) to put forward recommendations for improving the integration of ergonomics into joint projects sponsored by the FOETEK programme. A survey based on a questionnaire was conducted among 57 joint projects. A total of 217 project managers or contact persons received the questionnaire. The response rate was 59.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 13th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association
    Place of PublicationHelsinki
    PublisherFinnish Institute of Occupational Health
    Publication date1997
    Pages9-11
    Publication statusPublished - 1997
    Event13th Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association - Tampere, Finland
    Duration: 29 Jun 19974 Jul 1997

    Conference

    Conference13th Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association
    CountryFinland
    CityTampere
    Period29/06/199704/07/1997

    Cite this

    Broberg, O., & Hansen, I. P. (1997). Ergonomics in a national research and development programme for food technology. In Proceedings of the 13th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (pp. 9-11). Helsinki: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health.