Sue Hignett

Sue Hignett

Design and Creative Arts

Research groups - Environmental Ergonomics

Falls in hospital (age)  Design for dementia (age)  COVID-19 PPE survey (sex)  


  • Hignett S, Welsh R, Banerjee J. (accepted for publication) Working in Personal Protective Equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic. Anaesthesia
  • Jais, C., Hignett, S., Halsall, W., Kelly, D., Cook, M., Hogervorst, E. (2019) Chris and Sally’s House: Adapting a Home for Living with Dementia (Innovative Practice) Dementia  DOI: 10.1177/1471301219887040
  • Hignett, S., Wolf, L., Taylor, E., Griffiths, P. (2015) Firefighting to Innovation: Using Human Factors & Ergonomics to tackle Slip, Trip and Fall Risks in Hospitals.  Human Factors 57, 7, 1195-1207
  • Hignett, S., Sands, G., Fray, M., Xanthopoulou, D., Healey, F., Griffiths, P. (2013). Which bed designs and patient characteristics increase bed rail use? Age & Ageing. 42, 531-535  doi: 10.1093/ageing/aft040