What difference does a year make?

A little over a year ago, I was fortunate to be involved in the AAMI/FDA summit on healthcare technology in the home setting, in Washington…

Precious time

We all wish we had more time to do the things we want to do and time has become a precious commodity and something we…

Welcome to the team, Mary

Reflecting the growing demand for human factors and development strategy services, we are delighted to welcome Mary Goode to our team. Mary, a Human Factors…

Industry homes in on Human Factors

The move of a former US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) employee to one of the world’s biggest pharma companies signals a recognition at a…

Instructions, what are they good for?

Absolutely nothing, if no one reads them. The view of many people when they encounter a new gadget and its instructions is “Do I have…

Finding a nutcracker

Medical device use is rapidly moving outside hospitals and clinics. Changing use opens up the possibility of increasing patient comfort and convenience of treatment, with…

New eBook – How humans factor

Launched at the Drug Delivery Summit in Berlin on 17 September 2013, our new e-book explores the benefits of focusing on usability when you’re designing…

Darn users!

I’m visiting Berlin in September, a city I’ve never even thought of travelling to before.  Apart from a chance to see somewhere new, I have…