Some Human Factors Internet Resources

 

ASA Human Factors documents

Reference Title Link
T MU HF 00001 ST Human Factors Integration – General Requirements Document location Link to external site
T HR HF 00001 ST Human Factors Integration – Rolling Stock Document location Link to external site
T MU HF 00001 GU AEO Guide to Human Factors Standard Document location Link to external site

 

The following list provides some sources of information that may be of use in understanding and applying human factors, human factors integration and ergonomics. Some sources include various tools and techniques for conducting human factors evaluations.

This list of references and their corresponding links represent information that can be sourced publically via the internet and is not the intellectual property of Transport for New South Wales. Transport for New South Wales and the Asset Standards Authority accept no responsibility for the content of these links as they are the intellectual property rights of the respective website owners. 

 

Reference Title Link
AS 4292.1 Railway Safety Management – Part 1: General Requirements External link Link to external site
Def Stan 00-250 (UK MoD) Human Factors for designers of Systems 
Part 0: Human Factors Integration
Part 1: Overarching People-Related Requirements
Part 2: Particular People-Related Requirements
Part 3: Technical Guidance
Part 4: HFI Methods, Tools and Techniques
External link Link to external site
ASTM E2530-07 (2013) Standard Guide for Integration of Ergonomics/Human Factors into New Occupational Systems  External link Link to external site
MILSTD1472G (Department of Defence USA) Design criteria standard: human engineering External link Link to external site
iESM International Engineering Safety Management Handbook (revised version of Yellow Book) External link Link to external site
FAA HFDS Human Factors Design Standard – For Acquisition of Commercial Off the Shelf Subsystems, Non-Developmental Items and Developmental Systems External link Link to external site

DOT/FRA/ORD-98/03 (US Federal Railroad Administration)

HF Guidelines for Locomotive Cabs External link Link to external site
NUREG-0700 (US Nuclear Regulatory Commission) Human-System Interface Design Review Guidelines  External link Link to external site
Commonwealth of Australia National Rail Safety Regulations 2011 – Schedule 1 External link Link to external site
ONRSR Guidance for Rail Resource Management  External link Link to external site
RSSB Understanding Human Factors: A guide for the railway industry External link Link to external site
RISSB Enhancing Human Performance in Rail operations Guideline External link Link to external site
ONRSR Preparation of a Rail Safety Management System Guideline External link Link to external site
AS 4801 Occupational health and safety management systems – specification with guidance for use External link Link to external site
ISO 6385 Ergonomic principles in the design of work systems External link Link to external site
SAA HB59 Ergonomics – The human factor – A practical approach to work systems design (Note: Anthropometric data considered old not reflective of current Australian Population) External link Link to external site

 

Useful supporting websites

Industry organisations                                                 Professional organisations                                                                

RISSB www.rissb.com.au Link to external site            HFESA www.ergonomics.org.au Link to external site
ONRSR www.onrsr.com.au Link to external site IEA www.iea.org Link to external site
ARA www.ara.net.au Link to external site HFES www.hfes.org Link to external site
RSSB www.rssb.co.uk Link to external site IEHF www.ergonomics.org.uk Link to external site
FRA www.fra.dot.gov Link to external site AAvPA www.aavpa.org Link to external site
RAIB www.raib.gov.uk Link to external site EA www.engineersaustralia.org.au Link to external site
ATSB www.atsb.gov.au Link to external site    
CASA www.casa.gov.au Link to external site    
FAA www.faa.gov Link to external site