Standard Guide for Selection, Evaluation, and Training of Observers
|Publication Date:||10 July 1997|
|ICS Code (Occupational safety. Industrial hygiene):||13.100|
This guide describes criteria and tests for selecting, evaluating, and training human visual-sensory observers for tasks involving the perception and scaling of properties and phenomena relating to appearance.
Examples of tests requiring the use of trained observers include but are not limited to those described in the following ASTM standards: on color, Practice D 1535 and Practice E 1360; on color difference, Practice D 1729 and Test Method D 2616; on gloss, Test Method D 4449; on metamerism, Practice D 4086; and on setting tolerances, Practice D 3134.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.