YOUR TECHNOLOGY IMPROVES LIVES

WE HELP YOU BRINGING IT TO USE

We are an expert Human Factors Engineering firm based in Switzerland focussing on the delivery of global Human Factors Engineering, Use-risk Management, and User Interface Design services to the MedTech and Pharma industries.

IMAGINE

On-demand access to world-class Human Factors Engineering, Use-risk Management, and User Interface Design services.

VISION

All medical devices, drug-device combination products, and in-vitro diagnostic solutions fulfil even the highest possible safety standards and have been systematically optimised to meet the needs and requirements of their intended users, uses and use environments.

MISSION

Support the development of safe, effective, and approvable solutions with excellent usability and user acceptance by providing on-demand access to world-class Human Factors Engineering, Use-risk Management, and User Interface Design services.

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WHAT WE OFFER
HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING AND USE-RISK MANAGEMENT

We follow a robust and compliant human factors engineering and use-risk management process and support your projects by completing all respective activities throughout the entire product design and development process and in line with the current regulatory expectations, applicable standards, and relevant guidelines.

USER INTERFACE DESIGN

Looking for innovative hard- and software user interface design solutions, effective instructional materials, and/or packaging and labelling concepts? We develop user interface design solutions that are systematically optimised towards use-related safety, effectiveness, and user acceptance; full traceability to your product's use-risk analysis included.

PRE-DEFINED SOLUTIONS

Free up valuable resources and save time by tasking us with the creation of specific deliverables such as known use problems analysis, human factors engineering plan, use specification, or human factors engineering summary report. Ensure quality and regulatory compliance through our independent review of your study protocols, use-risk analysis, or human factors process. Check out our pre-defined solutions and get a quote within 48h.

USER STUDIES

You want to perform formative studies that effectively help you optimising your product's use-related safety, effectiveness, and user acceptance? You need to complete summative (validation) studies to demonstrate your products' use-related safety? We know the current regulatory expectations and have global access to a wide range of participant panels and study sites.

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CUSTOMER VOICES

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Chris, Director, Swiss Medical Device Manufacturer.

“Our medical device is used by consumers without professional intervention so the interaction with the user is crucial. Ergonomics Factory helped us with both the physical ergonomics and the psychological drivers to make our product more user-friendly.”

Barbara, Head Drug Product Development, Major Swiss Pharmaceutical Company.

"I was very impressed with Ergonomics Factory's understanding of their client's needs. They have developed and implemented a clear and transparent Human Factors strategy to effectively manage the combination product's use-related safety and usability. The result: Effective communication and efficient team work."

Thomas, Deputy Managing Director, German Healthcare Research Organization.

"Ergonomics Factory made perfectly sure that all usability and safety-related aspects were systematically assessed and analyzed. The study results were translated into clear design recommendations that systematically control the product's use-related risks and optimize its user-acceptance!"