Karl Bridges MSc BSc (Hons.) CNZHFE C.ErgHF FCIEHF

Human Factors Professional
HFEx Ltd
Auckland Region


Karl is a certified NZ Human Factors Professional and Ergonomist in NZ, a Chartered Human Factors Professional and Fellow Member for the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors (CIEHF), a member of the HFESNZ (Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of New Zealand), and HFES (USA). He was a past president, committee member and professional affairs board convener for the HFESNZ. Karl is also Managing Director of HFEx Ltd - one of New Zealand's largest consultancies dedicated to human factors engineering, cognitive, organisational and neuroergonomics.  Karl and the HFEx team are human factors experts covering a whole range of systems and organisational challenges associated with physical, organisational, cognitive and neuro ergonomics. We provide a range of services utilising state-of-the-art researched tools to understand your challenges and, more importantly, help you develop and implement solutions to ensure your workforce work as efficiently and as safely as possible.  We listen to you, understand your problem or your vision and we collaborate to provide bespoke solutions that you can be confident will have the benefits you are seeking from engaging us. We are not scared to get our hands dirty in fact it is a must if we are dealing with issues associated with the work force. We work ethically, with integrity and honesty. Our approach is holistic, dynamic and multi-disciplined.  The ultimate benefit for you is you get the confidence that your employee's work environment can be improved making it safer and more productive. 


HASANZ Registered
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of New Zealand
    Royal Society
    Society for Psychophysiological Research
  • MSc Human Factors and Safety Assessment in Aeronautics,
    BSc (Hons) Psychology,
My Skills and Experience

Postal address

281 Upper Waiwera Road RD1
Auckland 0994
New Zealand

Street address

281 Upper Waiwera Road
Auckland 0994
New Zealand