Ergonomics expert witnesses can provide expert opinion on the most efficient method of interaction between human beings and their environment, including that of devices, systems, and any other aspects of daily life. Ergonomics consulting may be an especially viable source of information for cases involving the interaction between an employee and workplace, including the use of cubicles, desks, computer systems, office equipment, industrial tools, and any other possible device or object found within a working environment. Failing to meet ergonomic standards may result in litigation, as it can lead to injury or other incidents.
The ergonomics of a workplace environment includes a wide amount of variables, such as air quality, human and machine interaction, hazard warnings, human performance, visibility in potentially dangerous areas, project management, and other areas in need of regulation. Because of the importance of safety industrial ergonomics, expert witnesses in this area must be knowledgeable with human factors related to industrial biomechanics and safety engineering. Whether it involves manufacturing machinery, construction site, or any type of engineering project, ergonomics is a significant factor in the efficiency and safety of each field.
Ergonomics expert witnesses are also often skilled with engineering. For example automobiles must be designed, engineered, and manufactured for the safest and most efficient form of human interaction, as failing to do so may result in automotive accidents, as well as potential lawsuits.
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