Legal & Regulatory Advising

Legal and Regulatory

We can provide a human factors perspective to your legal issues.

IAA provides expert evaluation and expert witness testimony, with an emphasis on product liability, personal injury, and patent infringement cases in both the human factors and ergonomics domains. Legal topics include, but are not limited to: medical devices, medication errors, automobile and aviation accidents, personal injury, signage, consumer product safety, computer input devices, ergonomic conditions, ergonomic products, slips/falls and workplace safety.

Dr. Anthony Andre

Dr. Anthony Andre holds a Ph.D. in Human Factors, is a Certified Professional Ergonomist (CPE) and is the incoming President of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. He has experience consulting to attorneys and provided expert testimony, for both plaintiffs and defendants.

IAA provides regulatory guidance to many of its clients, particularly related to the medical/healthcare domain and the FDA. We help clients understand the regulatory requirements related to human factors and ergonomics, and to design, evaluate and validate products to meet regulatory criteria for usability and safety.

Contact Us

For more information on our legal and regulatory services, please contact Dr. Anthony Andre at (408) 342-9052.

Our Locations

Saratoga Lab
1821 Saratoga Avenue, Suite #200
Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone: (408) 342-9052


Hamilton Lab
4950 Hamilton Ave, Suite #104
San Jose, CA 95130
Phone: (408) 866-1800

Office Hours

Mondays: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesdays: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesdays: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Thursdays: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Fridays: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Saturdays: By Appointment

Sundays: Close

Our Mission

IAA helps make technology approachable, intuitive and fun! We can research, design, evaluate or test your product or work environment to be more useful, usable, safe and satisfying. We apply a business-centered approach to user-centered design, evaluation and testing by focusing on user experiences that have marketability and economic impact.