Monthly Archives: October 2013

Warnings about ways to scammed, lose money and how ships might be diverted!

Warnings about ways to scammed, lose money and an indication how ships might, remotely be diverted! A couple of recent articles concerning how bad people might seek to get money from you or scam you into helping them convert “bad … Continue reading

Posted in 1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Ethics and related, Miscellaneous, Problematic, Random but interesting, Serendipity, Technology (& Science), Things seen and/or heard

Inroduction to Ergonomics – current handout

Please find attached the latest version of my handout introducing ergonomics, a little systems and design. Previous versions have been deleted. Very happy to receive any corrections/comments/observations that you might have. Best wishes Mic ErgsIntro13

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New York Traffic – A new commissioner’s vision.

This TED talk is inspiring not only for the actual differences reported but for the insight that quick and visible change brings significant benefits of behaviour and attitude change long before any elegantly planned final solution can be implemented. Act … Continue reading

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Protected: Egg Event – Tynemouth Longsands September 2013

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

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RIAB Report in the Metro failure (8/1/13)

You might recall the disruption on the Metro last January 8th when they had a fire. The Rail Accident Investigation Board has recently published its report which may be downloaded from: http://www.raib.gov.uk/cms_resources.cfm?file=/130925_R182013_South_Gosforth.pdf The engineering minded might be interested in the … Continue reading

Posted in Ergonomics & HF, Miscellaneous, Problematic, Random but interesting, Serendipity