Safety Standards of Care

Oftentimes it is necessary to determine whether or not a breach of an established safety standard of care exists. With our extensive experience, Error Analysis consultants know where to get the information you need, and can advise you as to its applicability.

Error Analysis consultants belong to the following professional membership and standards organizations:

  • American National Standards Institute
  • American Society of Safety Engineers
  • ASTM International
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
  • Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors
  • International Code Council
  • International Ergonomics Association
  • International Standards Organization
  • National Safety Council
  • World Safety Organization


San Diego: (619) 464-4427

New Publications

Cohen, H.H., & Sloan, G.D. (2016). The science behind codes and standards for safe pedestrian walkways: Lighting and visual cues. Applied Ergonomics52, 112-119.

Cohen, H.H., & Cohen, J. (in press). Fall forensics: principles and applications. In Hsiao (Ed.) Fall Prevention and Protection: Principles, Guidelines, and Practices. CRC Press; Boca Raton, FL.

Bakken, G.M., Cohen, H.H., & Cohen, J. (in development - due in 2016). Slips, Trips, Missteps and Their Consequences (Third Edition). Tucson, AZ: Lawyers & Judges Publishing Company, Inc.



01 Joseph Cohen named associate editor of Ergonomics in Design by Sage Publications.

02 Harvey Cohen named Director of the Foundation for Professional Ergonomics, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing professionalism in ergonomics through educational activities and awards.

03 Joseph Cohen elected President of the Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics