Human Factors in Health and Safety, Module One: Managing Human Factors
Director, Ergo Innovation Limited
Janette is the course director of the Human Factors in Health and Safety programme in UK/Europe and a former director of the Keil Centre. She is a Chartered Ergonomics and Human Factors Specialist, a Fellow of the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors, and a Chartered Member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. She has a BSc in Psychology, an MSc in Ergonomics, and 28 years of practitioner experience within various industries. Her experience includes chemical processing, oil and gas, rail, emergency services, defence, telecoms, but also medical and consumer product design. Janette has experience in most aspects of human factors practice, but her main areas of specialism include human factors in engineering design, development of procedures, human factors in incident investigation and human reliability analysis. She was the lead author and editor for the Elsevier book Human Factors in the Chemical and Process Industries: Making it Work in Practice.
Director, The Keil Centre
Richard is a Chartered Occupational Psychologist, a Chartered Ergonomics and Human Factors Specialist, a Fellow of the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors, and a Chartered Scientist. He has a BSc in applied Psychology, an MSc in Occupational Psychology, and over 30 years of practical ergonomics experience within various industries. Before joining the Keil Centre, he spent six years working for National Air Traffic Services, latterly as the head of human safety in their human factors unit, and four years working on the design of military sensor systems, primarily for aircraft. Richard specialises in all aspects of human factors, particularly organisational safety, human safety analysis (including human error) and incident investigation. He has cross-industry experience, providing consultancy expertise and training. He was awarded the British Psychological Society Practitioner of the Year Award in 2006.