roland barge human factors engineer ergonomics ergonomiErgonomi is a ergonomics, human factors and user experience blog. Designed to engage anyone with an interest in all things human factors related and increase public awareness of user experience, ergonomics and human factors.


I am Roland your ergonomi – ergonomicsblog.uk host, human factors engineer, user experience researcher, web designer and blogger. Based in the East Midlands (United Kingdom). A Chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors and a Chartered Engineer with the Institute of Engineering Technology.


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Ergonomics, human factors and user experience is about designing for people.

We don’t usually notice good design because it doesn’t give us cause to.

Ergonomics everywhere….

Want a product or interface that is more efficient, easier to use and potentially safer, employ a human factors engineer, ergonomist or user experience designer.

Human Factors Integration

From human factors plans, human requirements, human centred design processes through to verification and validation activities.

Human Engineering

Provision of human engineering services from product development to interface design, through to the use of ergonomics tools such as task analysis, function allocation and workload assessments.

Web Design Support

Support services include, personas, web concept development and specification definition, element design, usability testing and subject matter expert reviews.

Health & Safety

Assessments include, manual handling, noise, display-screen equipment, workplace assessments in accordance with UK HSE guidelines.

Environmental Assessment

From workplace noise assessments through to general and task lighting assessments.

Graphic Design

From pictogram, symbol and icon design through to static webpage designs.