Tag Archives: ergonomics

‘The Human Connection’ – people and design

The Chartered Institute for Ergonomics and Human Factors has a series of free to download case studies on “how ergonomics and human factors can improve lives, business and society” (here).  To give you a flavour of what these range over, … Continue reading

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Everything you need to know about designing a chair (and more)

In OM we tend to focus on the process of new product development.  And also on the design of genuinely new products, rather than the redesign of old products.  But there are many ‘old’ products that are being redesigned all the … Continue reading

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