Human Factors

Scion recognises that the productivity of people is integral to sustainable economic success.

We offer New Zealand’s leading and largest ergonomics research group focused on optimising system performance without compromising worker wellbeing.

Human factors and ergonomics are both terms that refer to the study of people and how they interact with systems, both at work and at home.

For over 10 years, Scion has provided high-quality ergonomics research, teaching and consultancy services across a wide range of industries including agriculture, meat processing, wood processing, forestry, construction and manufacturing.

Our expertise is based on sound technical knowledge and hands-on experience in the following key areas:

Please Note: Our human factors group was formerly known as COHFE (Centre for Human Factors and Ergonomics).