human factors


Alertness in work

How can we ensure workers are alert and able to operate safely, asks Tim Marsh, Managing Director at Anker & Marsh. Read More

Geoff Trickey – “Safety at work has to be everyone’s responsibility”

Geoff Trickey is the founder and Managing Director of PCL, a business psychology consultancy that specialises in personality and human Read More

Robots are more likely to create jobs than steal them, research reveals

Despite ongoing fears and speculation that robots could steal British jobs, new data reveals that the majority of industry professionals have never witnessed job losses as a result of the introduction of robots or automated processes. Read More

Improving lives, business and society with ‘The Human Connection’

The collective works of ergonomists and human factors specialists across the UK has been published following the Ergonomics & Human Read More

Putting the human factor at the heart of health & safety

Rene Aguilar, Group Head of Safety at Anglo American explains how important it is to focus on employee behaviour, attitude Read More

Expert predictions for 2016

SHP asks professionals drawn from a diverse range of backgrounds to share their thoughts on what they think will the Read More

Award for human factors in maritime design

  Rolls-Royce has announced that its human factors ‘designers’ have won the Ergonomics Design Award 2015 from the Chartered Institute Read More

Employee health – the work ability index

Developed by the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, the work ability index is an innovative tool that can help employers Read More

The importance of occupational factors in cause of ill health

New research, published in medical journal The Lancet, has highlighted the importance of occupational factors in the causes of ill Read More

Human factors and the fundamental attribution error of incident investigations

By Oliver Mellors, human factors advisor at Talisman-Sinopec Human factors is becoming a key focus area, especially in the Oil and Read More



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