Tony holds a PhD in Human Factors and work experience in a wide array of industries, including over 20 years of experience in the outdoor education and adventure sector in Australia. Tony specialises in regulatory system analysis and has presented at conferences, winning the best paper award at the 2017 Ergonomics and Human Factors conference in the U.K. His practitioner experience has given him a grounded understanding of the issues associated with current approaches to safety management and regulation. Tony's doctoral research included projects on rail safety, global security and AI risk with the USC Centre for Human Factors and Sociotechnical Systems. Tony now works as a systems ergonomist in health and safety regulation.
Tony’s current key research interests include the development and application of systems-based regulation for: