Master in Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Lund University, Sweden, 1996.
Occupational accident researcher Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1983—1987. Researcher National Institute Occupational Health, Solna, Sweden, 1987—1995. Senior researcher National Institute Working Life, Stockholm, since 1995.
Associate professor work science Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.
Member of Sustainable Work Systems Network, European Chaos/Complexity in Organizations Network, Academy Management.
Married Margareta Edling, January 26, 2002. Children: Aron, Maja, Alva.