Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia (HFESA)


As a member of the Human Factors & Ergonomics Society of Australia (HFESA), your expertise is vital in ensuring working environments are a perfect fit for the people employed in them. We’re not so different. Gallagher is the endorsed insurance broker of HFESA. We’ve worked closely with the society to design exceptional insurance cover that’s a perfect fit for the needs of its members.

The right insurance solution for HFESA members

Gallagher provides combined Professional Indemnity (PI) and Public Liability (PL) insurance, specifically tailored for the needs of HFESA members. These policies come at extremely competitive rates, starting at $545 for 12 months' cover, and are exclusively available to HFESA members. Apply for your insurance online here within minutes.

If you are not already a member, you can can check out the membership options on the HFESA website here.

Our PI insurance covers you for the financial consequences of any mistakes you, or your staff, may make in providing professional advice. It also protects against allegations of professional misconduct or negligence to help safeguard your personal and business reputation.

PL insurance, meanwhile, covers you for any injuries to third persons that might occur on your premises, through negligence or accidental means.

Apply for your PI/PL insurance here. Alternatively, download and complete a form via the 'Downloads' tab above and email to us directly.

Find out more

If you require further information about our insurance solutions for human factors and ergonomics professionals, email our Professional Associations team today or call 1800 727 642.

We can also help with all your other business and personal insurance needs including Property, Corporate Travel, Income Protection and Workers Compensation. Just ask!

Value beyond insurance through Access1st

Access1st professional benefits

As part of their relationship with Gallagher, HFESA members can also access a range of professional benefits through our affiliated service, Access1st.

Access1st offers a range of products and services at preferential rates to help overcome common business challenges, enable business owners to raise their visibility to target audiences, or simply save money on business essentials. Our providers offer services across a wide range of areas including:-

  • HR and business consultancy services
  • Web development and digital marketing
  • Corporate wear
  • Health insurance
  • Graphic design
  • Business electricity
  • Corporate gifting
  • Flights, accommodation and airport lounges
  • Office supplies
  • And more...

The provider network offers exclusive services or rates to Access1st users not available to the general public – including a range of free business advisory services.

Find out more at If you're a HFESA member and need your association log-in information, contact us now, providing your name and membership number.

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