Ergonomics and Human Factors

Expert Witness Service

At IOM, our dedicated team of experts have provided evidence over many years in civil litigation cases across all parts of the UK.  Our ergonomists, safety specialists and occupational hygienists have provided the courts with independent and authoritative evidence in a range of occupational health and safety disciplines.

Cases addressed by our professional ergonomics and human factors staff have included ones relating to:-

-       back injury from manual handling;

-       upper limb disorders from both office and industrial work;

-       fork lift truck accidents;

-       workplace stress;

-       product safety;

-       excessive heat exposure.