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Human factors

ABB has a range of services that can help you understand, and then improve, the human factors that impact the way your business operates. 

We are able to assess the interactions between the individual, the organization and the job, through one or more of the following areas:

  • Alarm handling
  • Competence assurance
  • Control room design
  • Emergency response
  • Human factors in accident investigation
  • Identifying human failures
  • Maintenance error
  • Managing fatigue risks
  • Organisational change and transition management
  • Reliability and usability of procedures
  • Safety critical communications
  • Safety culture and improving behaviours

ABB has a background of human-centered engineering and its dedicated human factors team brings together expertise in operational organisation and culture, competency assessment, HMI design, alarm management, ergonomics, and control room architectural consultancy.

Our human factors consultants bring a practical approach, operational experience, technical ability and proven techniques to solve your human factors problems.

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