Human Factors Engineers in Sacramento are the professionals who apply the knowledge of human capabilities & limitations for designing of products, processes, working environments & systems having a human interface. Their basic roles are improvement of the ease of use, enhancement of system performance, improving reliability, providing user satisfaction, reduction of operational errors, operator stress, training requirements, user fatigue, and product liability. Human factors engineers relate humans to technology. They focus on the way people interact with tasks, machines, and the environment with the consideration that humans have limitations and capabilities. The various activities of Human Factors engineers include: usability assurance, determination of desired user profiles, development of user documentation and development of training programs.
By: Lee Ann Rush Those ubiquitous, multi-flavored individual coffee servings sold in plastic pods known as Keurig K-Cups might have been a clever and novel idea at first, but they are quickly becoming an environmental disaster. In 2014, billions of plastic K-Cups were sold; enough to circle the earth more than 10 times! As bad as that sounds, it gets..