Packer Engineering Group
is a multi-disciplinary engineering consulting and technical services company offering engineering investigation and analysis, customized and routine testing, accident investigation and reconstruction, pretrial and courtroom testimony. Their clients include private individuals, insurers, manufacturers, industrial processors, utilities, government, and law enforcement agencies and their representing attorneys.
Chief Scientist/Principal, Human Factors and Safety David G. Curry, PhD, CHFP, CSP
, consults on all aspects of Human Factors, Applied Human Performance, Ergonomics, and Safety
. He has over 30 years of experience working in accident investigation, product design and development, operational testing and analysis, and both laboratory and field research in the control / display, aviation, and surface vehicle arenas.
Dr. Curry holds graduate degrees in Experimental, Human Factors, and Cognitive/ Perceptual Psychology, Industrial Engineering, and Business.
Areas of Particular Expertise
- Human / Machine Interface Design and Evaluation
- Human Capabilities and Limitations in Applied Environments
- Industrial Ergonomics
- Instructions and Warnings
- Perception / Vision / Visibility
- Slips / Trips / Falls
- Evaluation of Equipment / Facilities / Structures from a Human Use Standpoint
- Safety-related Issues in General
Dr. Curry has published over 50 technical papers dealing with various issues relating to Applied Human Performance and Accident Investigation
. He holds 4 United States patents and has or does serve as a member of national standards-making committees for a variety of organizations (e.g., ANSI, ASTM, and SAE.)
Dr. Curry has been honored with receiving the General Motors President’s Council Award and a NASA Center of Excellence Fellowship among others.
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