What these awards recognise

The Chartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors awards recognise the skills, knowledge and experience in the discipline of both teams and individuals, who are either just starting out in their careers or are more well established. They recognise excellence in advancing the discipline in both research and practice.


Watch the awards ceremony

Watch a replay of the awards ceremony where you’ll hear about the impact that groups and individuals have made in their endeavours in research, innovation, communication, projects and much more, and in many cases direct from the finalists. Find out how human factors is being used to improve health, safety and wellbeing. Discover how a career in our discipline can bring out the very best talent and skills in people and be incredibly rewarding. And learn more about the breadth and depth of our profession.

Watch the replay: Part 1, Part 2


OUR AWARD WINNERS

Click on any of the images below for further details about each nominee. Much of the content has been provided as videos by the nominees themselves to explain more about their work. These videos were not included as part of the nomination and judging process.

The Innovation Award

Francesca Oldfield & Miranda Newbery

The Outstanding Communications Award

humanfactors101.com: Martin Anderson

The Outstanding Communications Award

Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch

The Best Journal Paper 2020

Linda M Rose, Jörgen Eklund, Lena Nord Nilsson, Linda Barman & Carl M Lind
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The Best Journal Paper 2020

Amir Mehdizadeh, Alexander Vinel, Qiong Hu, Mark C Schall Jr, Sean Gallagher & Richard F Sesek
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The Best Journal Paper 2020

Juergen Sauer, Andreas Sonderegger & Sven Schmutz
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Risk Reduction Through Design Award

Herbert Parkinson Ltd


highly commended and shortlisted nominations

The President’s Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
RELAESA: Carlos Aceves Gonzales

The President’s Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
SKIRC: Paul Bowie

The President’s Award

Patient Safety Learning

The Innovation Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
Vitrue Health

The Innovation Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
IHF: Neil Clark

The Innovation Award

Resilient Health Care: Janet Anderson, Alastair Ross, Patricia Snell, Peter Jaye

The Innovation Award

Gurdeep Singh

The Innovation Award

Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

Best Student Project Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
Joanne Baik

New Ergonomist of the Year Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
Emily Catlow

Outstanding Communications Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
Suzy Broadbent

Outstanding Communications Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED
1202 Podcast: Barry Kirby

Outstanding Communications Award

Captain Tuan Sabreen

Outstanding Communications Award

Ergonomics Student Magazine

Who will you nominate in 2022?