By applying HFE principles early on, packaging design can evolve beyond usability evaluations in product development cycles to ultimately ensure a better user experience and safe execution.
Part II of this series proposes that structured expert judgment, when integrated into the current HFE/UE paradigm, can help overcome some of the current limitations of HFE/UE.
This series makes the argument for probability assessments in HFE/UE for medical devices and how to incorporate it into the paradigm.
A guide to the steps companies can take to evaluate their device developer’s HFE process.
Companies should not underestimate the importance of investing in user experience design.
Human factors engineering and the tools companies can leverage will get way more sophisticated.
Conducting usability tests will help manufacturers reduce the risk of harmful use errors and enhance device effectiveness.