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Digital Accessibility Regulatory Landscape – are you ready?

Legislation and regulation are an important part of the jigsaw for improving digital accessibility support. Over the past decade, countries have increasingly implemented accessibility requirements into statutory regulations with the EU, UK and Canada all adding new regulations in the past 12 months. September 2019 sees the first date by which UK and EU public sector organisations must ensure new...

Cockpit Design and Assessment Methodologies: From Tornado to Tempest

As far back as WWII, psychologists were considering how the layout of displays and controls in an aircraft cockpit could help optimise human performance. In cockpit development, the user needs considering from physiological, behavioural and cognitive perspectives and the assessment methodologies need to be able to help define, agree, specify and certify all aspects of the cockpit design with respect...

Designing Autonomous Vehicles From The Human Point Of View

The current period is characterised by a large number of initiatives to design and develop autonomous vehicles. The systems are targeted at a range of applications from the simple movement of merchandise in warehouses to the transport of people across counties. Despite suggestions of the potential benefits of autonomous technologies for specific user populations such as the city dweller, the...