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Human factors and working environment services

The human element

We help enhance operational up-time and achieve regulatory compliance while minimising the potential for human error and adverse health effects.

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Human factors is concerned with the cognitive, physical and organisational elements in design and understanding the interactions among people and the various elements of a system. Working Environment considers the overall conditions that may affect personnel health and wellbeing. Our Human factors and working environment experts focus on the human element and apply their expert  knowledge of the relationships between user, equipment and environment to optimise system performance.

With ever increasing focus on cost-efficiency, sophistication of complex systems and rapid developments in advanced automation and autonomous technologies, our human factors and working environment experts assist you to optimise health, safety, and human performance.


What we offer

We can assist you in enhancing operational up-time and achieving regulatory compliance while minimising the potential for human error and adverse health effects.

 Drawing on a strong network of dedicated specialists within the various disciplines of human factors  and working environment, we offer a broad range of services to all industries and sectors.

Services include:

Human Factors

  • Human Factors Integration
  • Human Reliability Assessment
  • Alarm Management
  • Control Room Analyses
  • Safety Culture Assessments
  • Human Machine Interface (HMI) Assessment
  • Workload Assessments
  • Safety Critical Task Analysis
  • Usability Assessment
  • Competency Assessments
  • Safety Case Support
  • Scenario Analysis /CRIOP
  • Workload Assessments
  • Usability Assessments
  • Operational Barrier Management

Working Environment

  • Health Risk Assessments
  • Chemical  Health Risk Assessment
  • Job Hazard Analysis
  • Valve Criticality Analysis
  • Working Environment Inspections
  • Ergonomics/manual handling analysis
  • Material handling

What are the benefits?

  • Assurance that systems, products and assets deliver continuously high levels of performance and safety in all conditions
  • Application of best practices for inclusive solutions
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory bodies
  • Ensure systems are designed to minimise human error
  • Maintain a safe and effective working environment

Why choose LR?

Our human factors experts put the human first; ensuring focus is on the relationship between the human element and operating systems.  We’ve performed assessments worldwide, helping improve design solutions, and increase production uptime.  Our global risk management consultancy services have become the partner of choice for helping clients globally achieve their quality, health, safety, security, and environmental policy objectives.

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