David O’Hare is Emeritus Professor of Psychology at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.


David is happy to discuss any safety-related matters. David takes on limited consultancy work and has been contracted by the NZ Police, Solar Bright Ltd, Airways Corporation amongst others and has provided evidence for coroners’ courts of inquiry, RNZAF courts martial and the NZ criminal courts.

For professional consultancy services we suggest contacting HfEX Ltd in Auckland ( who can provide a full range of consultancy services with special expertise in human factors and ergonomics and cutting-edge safety advice.