New ergonomists in the Eur Erg register

The 51st Council Meeting of the Centre of Registration of European Ergonomist was held in Buxton, UK, 8-10 June 2017.

Yushi Fujita the president of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA) and Sylvain Leduc president of the Federation of European Ergonomist Societies (FEES) attended the meeting, and exchanged ideas regarding the international collaboration to promote ergonomics and the certification system.

Having approved 23 new applications and 37 renewals, there are over 500 person in the register, including Sirge Triinu, the first registered ergonomist from Estonia assessed by the recently founded Latvian NAB.

The meeting was hosted by Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors (the CIEHF), and included a field visit to the Health and Safety Laboratory. (Photo taken at the site visit)