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Active Error (or Active Failure)
Anchoring Error
Authority Gradient
Behaviour modification
Confidential Human Factors Incidents Reporting Procedure (CHIRP)
Crew Resource Management
Decision support systems
Hazard analysis (HAZAN)
High Reliability Organisations (HROs)
Hindsight Bias
Human Factors (or Human Factors Engineering)
Human error
Human error assessment and reduction technique (HEART)
Human error probability
Human factors integration
Human reliability
Human reliability analysis
Job hazards analysis (JHA)
Latent Error (or Latent Condition)
Learning Curve
Maintenance error
Mental Models
Operator error
Operator omission
Organisational change
Performance shaping factor (PSF)
Probabilistic risk/safety assessment (PRA/PSA)
Root cause
Safety critical procedures
Safety culture
Safety guidelines
Situational Awareness
Slips (or Lapses)
Success likelihood index methodology (SLIM)
Suitably Qualified and Experienced Person (SQEP)
Swiss Cheese Model
Systems Approach
Task Error Analysis (TEA)
Task analysis
Technique for human error rate prediction (THERP)
Tecnica empirica stima errore operati (TESEO)
Time Outs
Tools for effective safety management
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