Mike Newman

Mike Newman has over 17 years of experience in aviation and provides Human Factors and Error Management expertise in civil, military and recreational aviation domains, specialising in maintenance.

Expertise and capability

Training and facilitation skills in Human Factors, Error Management, Incident and Maintenance Error Investigation in professional and academic domains.
Analysis of maintenance error taxonomy data and maintenance personnel to identify error trends and performance influencing factors.
Career background and experience

Prior to joining Baines Simmons in 2019, Mike began his career in aircraft maintenance. Mike then undertook project management and operational management roles in the construction industry. Mike returned to aviation in 2011 and has assisted on numerous fixed and rotary wing flight deck human performance research projects, advised on human factors training and has extensively researched maintenance error. Mike’s achievements include:

MSc Human Factors in Aviation
BSc Psychology (Applied)