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Submissions Invited for the 2018 Human Factors Prize
Monday, June 4, 2018 – HFES once again celebrates excellence in human factors/ergonomics research with the Human Factors Prize. read more

Researchers Challenge the “Levels of Automation” Framework in Automated Vehicles
Monday, June 4, 2018 – The widespread push by car, truck, and drone makers toward increasingly automated vehicles has moved faster than technology and faster than legislation. read more


Will Automated Vehicles Take the Stress Out of Driving? Research Says "Don't Count on It."
Monday, May 7, 2018 – The expectation that automated vehicles will make drivers’ jobs easier, especially if they’ve been behind the wheel for an extended period, may be more than a little flawed, according to a study by human factors/ergonomics researchers at Texas Tech University. read more