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Human factors

The multidisciplinary study of human biological, physical, psychological, and social characteristics in relation to environments, objects and services. The practise of human factors applies to the design, operation, and evaluation of systems to ensure that that they are safe, efficient, comfortable and aesthetically pleasing to humans.

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