Human Factors Engineering (HFE) insights for advanced reactors based upon operating experience

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The NRC Human Factors Engineering Program Review Model (HFE PRM, NUREG-0711) was developed to support a design process review for advanced reactor design certification under 10CFR52. The HFE PRM defines ten fundamental elements of a human factors engineering program. An Operating Experience Review (OER) is one of these elements. The main purpose of an OER is to identify potential safety issues from operating plant experience and ensure that they are addressed in a new design. Broad-based experience reviews have typically been performed in the past by reactor designers. For the HFE PRM the intent is to have a more focussed ... continued below

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Higgins, J. & Nasta, K. January 1997.

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The NRC Human Factors Engineering Program Review Model (HFE PRM, NUREG-0711) was developed to support a design process review for advanced reactor design certification under 10CFR52. The HFE PRM defines ten fundamental elements of a human factors engineering program. An Operating Experience Review (OER) is one of these elements. The main purpose of an OER is to identify potential safety issues from operating plant experience and ensure that they are addressed in a new design. Broad-based experience reviews have typically been performed in the past by reactor designers. For the HFE PRM the intent is to have a more focussed OER that concentrates on HFE issues or experience that would be relevant to the human-system interface (HSI) design process for new advanced reactors. This document provides a detailed list of HFE-relevant operating experience pertinent to the HSI design process for advanced nuclear power plants. This document is intended to be used by NRC reviewers as part of the HFE PRM review process in determining the completeness of an OER performed by an applicant for advanced reactor design certification. 49 refs.

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  • Other: TI97004424
  • Report No.: NUREG/CR--6400
  • Report No.: BNL-NUREG--52485
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH00016
  • DOI: 10.2172/459883 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 459883
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc680511

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Higgins, J. & Nasta, K. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) insights for advanced reactors based upon operating experience, report, January 1997; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc680511/: accessed September 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.