Human Factors analysis


  • Human reliability assessments
  • Human performance prediction
  • Human-centred design
  • Crew Performance Prediction
  • Inclusion of Human Factors in Risk Assessments



  • Bielefeld University
    Module „Human factors in socio-technical systems“
    (summer terms 2014 and 2016)
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Research and industrial clients

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Norms & Guidelines:
Dr. Loer has been a member of the following technical committees.

since 2012:
Member of VDI‘s (Association of German Engineers) expert committee on human reliability (FA504 „Menschliche Zuverlässigkeit und Sicherheit“), which developed and continually updates the VDI 4006 series of standards on human reliability.

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since 2014:
One of the German experts on IEC technical committee’s TC65 (Industrial-process measurement, control and automation), sub-committee SC65A (System Aspects), working group WG17 on the development of IEC 62879 Ed. 1.0 „Human factors and functional safety“.

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