A two-day workshop on “Human Factors Engineering in Military Platforms” was inaugurated by the Chief of Defence Staff General Anil Chauhan on March 15 in New Delhi.
Who organised the workshop: ‘Human Factors Engineering in Military Platforms’:
The workshop is being organized by the Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences (DIPAS), which is a Delhi-based laboratory of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).
Objective of this workshop:
The objective of the workshop is to establish a policy framework and practices that ensure the scientific implementation of Human Factors Engineering (HFE) in the defence sector, thus contributing to the vision of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat.’
What is Human Factors Engineering (HFE):
HFE is a science that focuses on designing tools and systems that take into account human capabilities and limitations, enabling their safe and effective use.