Chair: Helmi Rashid, UiTM Shah Alam, Selangor.


The Transportation Special Interest Group intends to provide a platform for relevant stakeholders for any activities related to human factors and ergonomics (HFE) in the area of Transportation, covering both land and aviation sectors.

The main objectives of the Transportation Special Interest Group are to:

  • Promote the awareness of ergonomics in transportation industry through various initiatives
  • Assist HFE professionals to develop better understanding and expertise of issues in transportation industry
  • Encourage discussion, debate and support among members and public
  • Respond to ensure HFEM are represented in the development of standards or consultative documents relating to transportation ergonomics
  • Arrange networking events and forge links with relevant professional bodies, government agencies, universities etc.
  • Periodically update the HFEM executive committee of the development, planning and activities of the SIG Transportation


Special Interest Group Committee

The current committee members consist of academicians and practitioners.

Advisor:Raemy Md Zein
Chair: Helmi Rashid

Committee Members:
Mohd Hafzi Md Isa
Joel Lim Soo Yeen
Kaviyarasu Yellappan
Ahmad Khushairy Makhtar
Malek Hamid
Aqbal Hafeez Ariffin
Kannal Perumal
Karmegam Karrupiah
Mohd Firdaus Mohd Siam
Wan Muhammad Syahmi Wan Fauzi
Nor Kamaliana Khamis

The SIG welcomes new application to become the committee members. The benefits of joining the SIG would include knowledge sharing among the members, consultation on related matters, training and opportunities for career advancements. Kindly email your interest to for consideration.