Human – machine interaction and workplace design

The design and evaluation of work environments, and work equipment, according to principles of human psychology, and physiology to maximize performance of the individual and organisation.

Key Tasks

  • Occupational Safety and Health evaluation and review
  • Design of human-machine systems
  • Display, e.g. VDU, evaluation and design
  • Fostering health and well-being among employees, including stress and stress management.

NZ Research


Health and Safety

Safety Culture


NZ Research Networks

Other Activities

      • Ask a peer to critically review your work
      • Prepare or review a best practice guideline in the area
      • Aim to read an article regularly and review it for the practical implications for your work
      • Canvas a post graduate University Course to refresh your approach and be exposed to the latest literature