Applied Safety + Ergonomics


Our staff has expertise in a range of fields related to safety and human factors.

Product Safety

  • New and existing products
  • Product safety management
  • Accident analysis and evaluation
  • Hazard analysis and risk assessment
  • Corrective actions and recalls

Human Factors

  • Information processing and decision making
  • Human error
  • Movement, stability, and climbing
  • Cognition, learning, and memory
  • Sensation and perception
  • Anthropometry
  • Social and environmental influences
  • Risk perception
  • Reading and language comprehension
  • Biomechanics
  • Visibility
  • Fatigue and environmental stressors
  • Age-related human performance

Warnings and Risk Communication

  • Safety signs and labels*
  • Instructions, manuals, product documentation, and other collateral materials
  • Packaging
  • Safety symbols
  • Web-based safety information
  • Standards and regulations

Chemical Hazard Communication 

  • Chemical Labeling and MSDSs
  • Workplace Settings
  • Consumer Settings
  • Historical Settings

Occupational Safety and Industrial Ergonomics

  • Occupational safety management and program assessment
  • Ergonomics/human factors
  • Industrial process/equipment design safety
  • Industrial accident investigation
  • Job analysis and design
  • Machine guarding
  • Hazardous energy control (lockout/tagout)
  • Industry benchmarking

Premises Safety

Boating and Water Skiing

  • Water sports safety
  • On-water computer data collection and analysis
  • Accident investigations

*ASE assists in the development of warning labels and signs. We do not manufacture and sell labels and signs. You may wish to contact Clarion Safety Systems to purchase signs and labels.

Contact Us

For immediate inquiries or assistance please contact our Ann Arbor, Michigan office at
1.734.994.9400 or

Applied Safety and Ergonomics has been providing valuable analysis, insight, answers, training, data, and problem solving strategies in consultation and expert witness capacities to help clients make informed decisions since 1994.