Technical Review

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Technical Review

JR EAST Technical Review No.30-Autumn 2014

We published this JR East Technical Review to provide information of our R&D. We expect more people be informed about the characteristics of our R&D, and thereby to encourage people to suggest how the progress can be made if new technologies are applied at our R&D efforts.
Special feature article
Safety Management and Resilient Work Performance at the “Sharp End”

Shigeru Haga
College of Contemporary Psychology,
Rikkyo University
Outline of JR East Group Safety Plan 2018-The Sixth Five-Year Safety Plan

Chiharu Watari
Executive Officer and General Manager of
Transport Safety Department,
Railway Operations Headquarters
Special edition paper
Mission and Recent R&D Themes of the Safety Research Laboratory

Kenji Horioka
History of the Safety Research Laboratory Over the Past 25 Years

Hiroshi Fukuyama
Comparison of Safety Between Japan and EU Railways

Fumiaki Inutsuka
A Study on the Prevention of Wheel-Climb Derailment at Low Speed Ranges

Hitoshi Iijima, Hisashi Yoshida, Kosuke Suzuki, Yoichi Yasuda
Development of a Support Tool to Learn Lessons from Incidents Experienced by Others

Takashi Imaizumi, Yuichi Takeda, Ken Kusukami
Development of Interactive Educational Program about Human Error

Midori Inaba, Osamu Onodera, Takashi Imaizumi, Ikuo Shirai, Yuichi Takeda
Development of Human Factors Education Program Based on Error Experiences in Simulator for Train Drivers

Tomoko Yamakawa, Masato Kuratani, Yuichi Takeda, Ken Kusukami
Development of a Train Approach Alarm for Lines Without Track Circuits

Teruaki Saito, Masaru Otsuka, Atsushi Sasaki