Category Human Centred Design

Did you know Ergonomics is about Preventing Human Error?

Many an OH&S Manager or Committee make the same assumptions when attempting a Root Cause Analysis. Too often the human factor is deemed to be the cause for an accident, near miss or MSI injury, product error. To jump to this conclusion in the absence of performing a full and complete Root Cause Analysis is […]

The AODA is the Law In Ontario PLUS it makes for an excellent business case!

Only 30% of employers in Ontario are compliant with the Customer Service Standard (CSS) of the AODA. As part of the CSS compliance, Optimal Performance developed an easy to use, effective elearning tool which takes approx 30 min for your employees to review, take quizzes and show learning has occurred. Certificates of completion are issued […]

“We Have Designed Cities To Make People Ill” | Co.Design | business + design

“We Have Designed Cities To Make People Ill” | Co.Design | business + design. Great article and discussion to read about. Has relevance to Active Design experts and to Human Centred Design (also called accessible and universal design). ┬áMy response is as follows;   “In addition to the health of the users of design and […]