Sponsors & Exhibitors

Taylor & Francis Group publishes more than 1,700 journals and around 1,800 new books each year, operating from a global network of 20 offices including New York, Philadelphia, Oxford, Melbourne, Stockholm, Beijing, New Delhi, Johannesburg, Singapore and Tokyo. We boast a growing, wide-ranging and high calibre journals portfolio in ergonomics. Our journals are edited by some of the most prominent academics in the field and our journal Ergonomics is the official journal of the Institute for Ergonomics and Human Factors. View our full portfolio of Ergonomics journals at bit.ly/erg-journals, or visit our stand at EHF2014.

will display a range of books at substantially discounted prices. They will cover general aspects of human factors or specific safety critical domains such as aviation, patient safety, defence and road transport. Book proposals are always welcome and delegates can discuss ideas with us during the event. For more details visit www.ashgate.com/humanfactors.

is a leading nationwide provider of specialist ergonomic equipment to help individuals with existing postural or physical disabilities and also to prevent these problems occurring in the first place. We also supply mobility chairs to enable independence to individuals in any environment. Our products range from chairs and electrically height adjustable desks to specialist keyboards and mice amongst many others – offering a greater level of workplace comfort and support to help keep people in work/get back into work. We hold arguably the largest stock levels in the country enabling for quick delivery of equipment. We also personally deliver and setup all chairs and desks with our DSE trained engineers, who provide training to all end users on how to utilise the equipment for optimum comfort. We can also offer suitability trials both pre and post purchase to ensure equipment is right for the individual.

supply behavioural research solutions to universities and companies across a range of disciplines including ergonomics and human factors, and HCI. Staffed by former researchers, we work with our users to supply exactly what is needed for their research from full labs to small recording devices. Key products will be available on our stand for you to try out for yourself including: Eyetracking glasses and small portable non-contact trackers, Automatic mood measurement software, Behavioural scoring and integration systems, Motion analysis tools. Feel free to drop by our stand to pick up some information, chat about your plans, or try any of the above. Visit www.tracksys.co.uk.

The Human Factors team in the Transportation Research Group at the University of Southampton conducts award-winning research to understand human performance in technical systems. Research has been undertaken in a diverse range of domains including aviation, road and rail transportation, medicine and defence. Please contact Professor Neville Stanton for all enquiries ([email protected], call 02380 599065).

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Abbott Risk Consulting (ARC) Ltd has established a strong international reputation for safety, engineering and risk management consultancy services. This has been made possible by the enthusiasm of our people, their flexibility, commitment and technical ability. Our clients recognise these qualities with high levels of repeat business, many establishing long term framework agreements with ARC. Visit www.consultarc.com.

The Technology Partnership (TTP) is one of the world’s leading technology and product development companies, with a strong track record in market sectors including; healthcare & medical devices, life sciences, communications, consumer products, industrial systems and digital printing. By driving advances in technology and finding innovative applications, TTP aims to create new business opportunities which satisfy the needs of our clients and their wider stakeholders. We seek to add value by combining prowess in science and engineering with our internal Human Factors expertise; extracting meaningful user insights throughout the development process, and translating these into executable solutions with tangible benefits to the usability and appeal of the product. Visit www.ttp.com.

Elsevier is a leading international publisher of journals, books and electronic products. Our journals include: International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Applied Ergonomics, Displays, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, International Journal of Child-Computer Interaction and, Computers in Human Behavior. Please visit our website for more information on Elsevier’s Engineering journals at www.elsevier.com/engineering

Scandinavian Business Seating owns the Scandinavian brands HÅG, RBM and RH, and has about 480 employees working together to realise the company’s vision: “To make the world a better place to sit!” Our motto is ‘different and better’, which means we work hard to develop innovative new sitting solutions inspired by both health and the environment. Visit www.sbseating.co.uk

With over 20 years’ experience in the workplace, Osmond Ergonomics is the UK’s most knowledgeable supplier of innovative products and services to improve workplace wellbeing and productivity. More recently, Osmond has started to address the potentially serious postural issues of young people using mobile technology. www.edu-ergo.com offers products, information and resources for parents and educators.

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Founded in 1960, today DCA is one of Europe’s leading product design and development consultancies. Our product development services include: applied product research and planning; design strategy; industrial design; interaction design; mechanical engineering; electronic hardware and software engineering; usability and ergonomics; prototyping and production support. Working across four sectors (medical & scientific, transport, commercial & industrial, and consumer), we add value by improving the success of product innovation. We do this through an intelligent approach to design, based on the transparent management of risk, informed decision making, true integration of disciplines and rigorous development processes. Visit www.dca-design.com.

To deliver a first-class DSE programme you need a product that delivers measurable results. With over 1,000 customers throughout the world, Workstation Safety Plus from Cardinus has been selected as the global office ergonomics e-learning and assessment system of choice by experts in many of the worlds leading organisations. Visit www.cardinus.com.

Posturite is the UK’s market leader in workplace ergonomics and the only company providing health and safety consultancy, training and e-learning nationally. With our range of products, services and expertise, we‘ve been helping ensure that individuals are more comfortable and more productive at work for more than 23 years. Visit www.posturite.co.uk.

Headquartered in San Francisco, URS Corporation is a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy in the UK and Ireland, with the skills and experience to support clients throughout the full project lifecycle including planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance. We are currently recruiting HF specialists. Information can be found at www.urscorp.com.

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