What is ergonomics design?

Ergonomics design is a user-centred approach where the intended users are considered and consulted throughout the design process. The users’ needs and requirements are investigated at the start and their input is sought to generate ideas, to judge concepts and to test prototypes and finished products. Read more.

Who can apply?

Entry is open to any individual, team or group of ergonomists, designers or engineers who can demonstrate the application of ergonomics to the highest standard in user experience, product design or a workplace.

What do you need to prove?

The application of ergonomics must result in significant benefit for the intended users. This could be in terms of communication, control, comfort or safety for example. Claims must be backed up and show that the submission is functional and usable.

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Ergonomics expertise

If you're looking for ergonomics expertise for your project, the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors has the people you need. Contact us or visit our website to find out more.