Health and safety training in 3D

Holley, Debbie and Johnson, Ted (2012) Health and safety training in 3D. Logistics and Transport Focus, 14 (8). pp. 46-48. ISSN 1466-836X

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Abstract

Describes how Clipper Logistics Group, a pan-European retail and high value logistics specialist applied its unrivalled retail and fashion logistics expertise, including consolidation centres, and pre-retail e-fulfilment, to take on the role of 'critical friend' and support a team of academics from Anglia Ruskin and London Metropolitan Universities in developing a Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) Seed Corn funded three dimensional (3D) warehouse in the popular virtual world Web site 'Second Life'. Discusses how creating an online warehouse with a number of design and operational flaws can help to train people in occupational health and safety issues and bridge the gap of time and space for international students or students with learning disabilities.

Item Type: Journal Article
Faculty: ARCHIVED Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education (until September 2018)
Depositing User: Repository Admin
Date Deposited: 10 Oct 2013 12:57
Last Modified: 18 Jun 2020 13:33
URI: http://arro.anglia.ac.uk/id/eprint/303153

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