Fire Service Operations: Embracing Human Factors and Safety Differently

Human factors psychology examines the relationship between humans and the systems they operate within, focusing on optimising human well-being and overall system performance. In the context of fire service operations, this means understanding how firefighters interact with their environment, tools, technologies, and each other. It involves delving into the cognitive, physical, and social aspects of their work to identify how these elements influence safety and performance.

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