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IEEE 2411-2021

IEEE Guide for Human Factors Engineering for the Validation of System Designs and Integrated Systems Operations at Nuclear Facilities

Guidance to prepare, plan, and conduct human factors performance-based validation of a component, sub-system, or system prior to its placement in-service, to assess reasonable confidence of compliance with functional and operational requirements is provided in this document. (An errata is available at

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PE/NPE - Nuclear Power Engineering
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IEEE Power and Energy Society
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Sponsor Committee
PE/NPE - Nuclear Power Engineering
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Working Group
WG_5.1 - Human Factors Analysis and Measurement
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IEEE Program Manager
Christian Orlando
Working Group Chair
Jeffrey JOE

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IEEE Draft Guide for the Evaluation of Human-System Performance in Nuclear Power Generating Stations and Other Nuclear Facilities

Guidance for evaluating human-system performance related to systems, equipment, and facilities in nuclear power generating stations is provided. Specific evaluation techniques and rationale for their application within the integrated systems approach to plant design, operations, and maintenance described in IEEE Std 1023™are summarized.

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