Essays about: "safety"

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  1. 1. Local Ownership and Development Aid: The Case of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Elizabeth Gebresilassie; [2019-02-06]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The concept of local ownership has increasingly become a leading principle of development cooperation. While it is generally accepted that more ownership means more sustainability, there is still much to be done in order to clearly define and measure the concept. This study attempts to provide a conceptual understanding of local ownership. READ MORE

  2. 2. Risk, Resilience and Insurance in Sudanese Pastoralism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Alla Safieldin; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change adaptation; Disaster risk management; Drought; Index-based livestock insurance; Pastoralism; Risk; Resilience; Sudan; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The nomadic pastoralists of the Sahel are often identified as a group at the frontline of global climate change. Their existence in arid and semi-arid regions and their reliance on seasonal rainfall are among the factors that contribute to their vulnerability to drought and climate shocks. READ MORE

  3. 3. Conceptual Design of Seat Belt Installation for Rear-facing Child Car Seat

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Johan Niklasson; [2019]
    Keywords : Product development; Child car seat; Technology;

    Abstract : Children are more vulnerable in vehicles compared to adults in collisions. Two main reasons are the different body structure between these two and vehicles are more designed to fit adults. Children’s head is larger relative to their body mass and their neck muscle ligaments are still not fully developed. READ MORE

  4. 4. AP&T Machine and Line Usability : A usability analysis of stand-alone machines and production lines at AP&T

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Fanny Åkerström; [2019]
    Keywords : Usability; user experience; user needs; human-machine interaction; press hardening; industry; digitalization; automation; production solution; development; Användarvänlighet; användarupplevelse; användarbehov; HMI; presshärdning; industri; digitalisering; automation; produktionslösning; utveckling;

    Abstract : Automation and digitalization are developing at a high pace and it is important to keep the focus on human-machine interaction. It is becoming more and more important that the usability in machines and lines is related to the development so that the performance and availability of the production processes in the industry are not adversely affected. READ MORE

  5. 5. Developing Key Fire Safety Indicators for Retail Buildings – Using a Multi Attribute Decision Making Method with a Hierarchical Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Anders Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : KPI; Key Performance Indicators; Fire Safety Indicators; Risk Indicators; Risk Analysis; Risk Management Process; Risk Monitoring; Fire Risk Level; Multi Attribute Decision Making; MADM; Hierarchical Approach; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In order to develop indicators measuring the most important aspects of fire safety, the initial approach undertaken was to identify the fire safety components that have the largest importance to a building’s overall fire safety, and to let these components form the basis for the indicator development. Through the use of a Multi Attribute Decision Making (MADM) methodology with a hierarchical approach, the most important components in relation to a building’s overall fire safety were identified. READ MORE