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HSE Science and Research Publications 2018

Journal Papers

Conference Papers

Conference Abstracts & Posters

Trade and Professional Magazine Articles

National Statistics

Other External Published Material

Published Interviews with HSE Scientists and Analysts

Reports by HSE Scientists and Expert Committees

Reports Prepared for HSE by Other Organisations

 

Annual Science Review

HSEsciencereview2018cover-loThe Annual Science Review showcases HSE's science and research achievements. It demonstrates how we use science and evidence to improve the management of work-related risk Download

 

 

 

Foresight Report

Foresight report 1718This year's HSE Foresight Report looks at the developments that may be coming in the UK's approach to the generation, storage and use of energy Download

 

 

 

 

 

Journal Papers

BARBER, C., FISHWICK, D., SEED, M., CARDER, M. and VAN TONGEREN, M. (2018) Artificial stone-associated silicosis in the UK. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 75 (7), 541, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-105028

BUTLER, O., CAIRNS, W., COOK, J., DAVIDSON, C. and MERTZ-KRAUS, R. Atomic spectrometry update - a review of advances in envrionmental analysis. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 2018, 33 (1), 8-56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7JA90059G

CONNOLLY, A., LEAHY, M., JONES, K., KENNY, L. and COGGINS, M. (2018) Glyphosate in Irish adults - a pilot study in 2017. Environmental Research, 165 235-236, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2018.04.025

FISHWICK, D. and FORMAN, S. Health surveillance for occupational asthma. Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 2018,18 (2), 80-86,

GANT, S. and TUCKER, H. Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modelling of atmospheric dispersion for land-use planning around major hazards sites in Great Britain. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 2018, 54 340-345, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jlp.2018.03.015 (open access)

HALL, S., POLLER, B., BAILEY, C., GREGORY, S., CLARK, R., ROBERTS, P., TUNBRIGDE, A., PORAN, V., EVANS, C. and CROOK, B. Use of ultraviolet- fluorescence based simulation in evaluation of personal protective equipment worn for first assessment and care of a patient with suspected high consequence infectious disease. The Journal of Hospital Infection, 2018,  99 (2), 218-228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhin.2018.01.002 (open access)

HEMINGWAY, R. and GUNAWAN, O. The Natural Hazards Partnership: a national public-sector collaboration in the UK for natural hazard disaster risk reduction. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 2018, 27 499-511, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2017.11.014 (open access)

JAMES, P., CANNON, J., BARBER, C., CRAWFORD, L., HUGHES, H., JONES, M., SZRAM, J., COOKSON, W., MOFFATT, M. and CULLINAN, P. Metal worker's lung: spatial association with mycobacterium avium. Thorax, 2018, 73 (2), 151-156,

MCNALLY, K., HOGG, A. and LOIZOU, G. A Computational workflow for probabilistic quantitative in Vitro to in Vivo extrapolation. Frontiers in Pharmacology, 2018, 9 508, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2018.00508 (open access)

MAKAROV, D., HOOKER, P., KUZNETSOV, M. and MOLKOV, V. Deflagrations of localised homogeneous and inhomogeneous hydrogen-air mixtures in enclosures. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 43 (20), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2018.03.159

PATTEMORE, P. K., SILVERS, K. M., FRAMPTON, C. M., WICKENS, K., INGHAM, T., FISHWICK, D., CRANE, J., TOWN, G. I., EPTON, M. J. and ON BEHALF OF THE NEW ZEALAND ASTHMA AND ALLERGY COHORT STUDY GROUP (2018) Hair nicotine at 15 months old, tobacco exposure and wheeze or asthma from 15 months to 6 years old. Pediatric Pulmonology, 2018 ,53 (4), 433-451,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ppul.23903 (open access)

POLLER, B., HALL, S., BAILEY, C., GREGORY, S., CLARK, R., ROBERTS, P., TUNBRIGDE, A., PORAN, V., CROOK, B. and EVANS, C. 'VIOLET': a fluorescence-based simulation exercise for training healthcare workers in the use of personal protective equipment. Journal of Hospital Infection, 2018, 99 (2), 229-235, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhin.2018.01.021 (open access)

SHIRVILL, L., ROBERTS, T. A., ROYLE, M., WILLOUGHBY, D. and SATHIAH, P. (2018) Effects of congestion and confining walls on turbulent deflagrations in a hydrogen storage facility- part 1: Experimental study. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 43 (15), 7618-7642, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2018.02.135

STACEY, P., THORPE, A., ROBERTS, P. and BUTLER, O. Determination of respirable-sized crystalline silica in different ambient environments in the United Kingdom with a mobile high flow rate sampler utilising porous foams to achieve the required particle size selection. Atmospheric Environment, 2018, 182 51-57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.03.032 (open access)

SUMNER, J., ROBINSON, E., BRADSHAW, L., LEWIS, L., WARREN, N., YOUNG, C. and FISHWICK, D. Underestimation of spirometry in the workplace if recommended testing guidance is not followed. Occupational Medicine, 2018, 68 (2), 126-128, https://doi.org/10.1093/occmed/kqy007 (open access)

SUMNER, J., ROBINSON, E., BRADSHAW, L., LEWIS, L., WARREN, N., YOUNG, C. and FISHWICK, D. (2017) Underestimation of spirometry in the workplace if recommended testing guidance is not followed. Occupational Medicine, 68 (2), 126-128, https://doi.org/10.1093/occmed/kqy007

TOLIAS, I., STEWART, J. R., NEWTON, A., KEENAN, J., MAKAROV, D., HOYES, J., MOLKOV, V. and VENETSANOS, A. Numerical simulations of vented hydrogen deflagrations in a medium-scale enclosure. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 2018, 52 125-139,  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jlp.2017.10.014

VAN DER VLUGT, C., BROWN, D., LEHMANN, K., LEUNDA, A. and WILLEMARCK, N. A framework for the risk assessment and management of gene drive technology in contained use. Applied Biosafety, 2018, 23 (1), 25-31, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1535676018755117 (open access)

WILLERTON, L. and MASON, H. The development of methods to measure exposure to a major rabbit allergen (Ory c 1). AIMS Public Health, 2018, 5 (2), 99-110, http://dx.doi.org/10.3934/publichealth.2018.2.99 (open access)


Conference Papers

DAZON, C., WITSCHGER, O., BAU, S., PAYET, R., FIERRO, V., JENSEN, K., JANKOWSKA, E., BARD, D., TUINMAN, I. and LLEWELLYN, D. Dustiness de nanomateriaux en poudre: proposition d'un nouvel indice relatif a la metrique surface (Dustiness of nanaomaterial in powder form: proposal of a new surface-based dustiness index). Auteurs (2018) Congres Francais sur les Aerosols 2018, Paris, France, 30-31 January 2018, http://www.asfera.org/fr/textes-scientifiques/dutiness-of-nanomaterial-in-powder-form-proposal-of-a-new-surface-based-dustiness-index/tex_id/26

DAZON, C., WITSCHGER, O., BAU, S., PAYET, R., JENSEN, K., JANKOWSKA, E., BARD, D., TUINMAN, I., DAHMANN, D. and LLEWELLYN, D. Dustiness de nanomateriaux en poudre: inter-comparaison de quatre methodes [Dustiness of nanomaterial in powder: inter-comparison of four methods]. Auteurs (2018) Congres Francais sur les Aerosols 2018 Paris, France, 30-31 January 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.25576/ASFERA-CFA2018-13043

 

Conference Abstracts & Posters

CONNOLLY, A., JONES, K., GALEA, K., BASINAS, I., KENNY, L., MCGOWAN, P. and COGGINS, M. 452 A pesticide exposure study using 24-hour biomonitoring and dermal sampling to determine total uptake and the routes of exposure. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland 29th April- 4th May 2018, A467, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1327 (open access)

CUMMINGS, K., REYNOLDS, C., ANNESI-MAESANO, I., BALMES, J., FISHWICK, D., MIEDINGER, D., MURGIA, N., NAIDOO, R., REDLICH, C., SIGSGAARD, T., TOREN, K., VINNIKOV, D. and BLANC, P. D. Occupational exposures associated with pulmonary alveolar proteinosis. European Respiratory Journal: ERS : European Respiratory Society Annual Conference 2017, Sep 2017, PA409,

DE MATTEIS, S., JARVIS, D., DARNTON, A., FISHWICK, D., RUSHTON, A. G. and CULLINAN, P. (2017) The occupations at increased COPD risk in the UK biobank cohort. European Respiratory Journal: ERS : European Respiratory Society Annual Conference 2017, 50 (Suppl 61), PA417, http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/1393003.congress-2017.PA417 (open access)

FISHWICK, D., MATTHEWS, S., KAMIL, M. and BARBER, C. 433 GB silicosis bases following a recent guidance update. Occupational & Environmental Medicine 2018, 75 (Suppl 2):   32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland 29th April- 4th May 2018,  A441, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1257 (open access)

FISHWICK, D. 1737a Occupation and COPD. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland, 29th April -4th May 2018), A458, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1302 (open access)

FISHWICK, D., ROBINSON, E., WIEZER, N., MOCKALO, Z., GROSJEAN, V. and ANDERSEN, L. 505 What are good jobs? a European PEROSH perspective. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland, 29th April -4th May 2018, A588, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1657 (open access)

FISHWICK, D., ROBINSON, E., WIEZER, N., MOCKALLO, Z., GROSJEAN, V. and ANDERSEN, L. (2018) 430 Wellbeing at work; a European PEROSH perspective and wellbeing tree. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 75 (Suppl 2) A586, Abstract presented at 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland, 29th April -4th May 2018 http://oem.bmj.com/content/75/Suppl_2/A586.1.citation-tools (open access)

GAGLIARDI, D., RONDINONE, B., MIRABILE, M., ELLWOOD, P., PASZKIEWICZ, P., HERY, M., BURESTI, G., VALENTI, A., VASSELLI, D. and LAVICOLI, S. 1215 The contribution of research to the future of work: global perspective. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland, 29th-4th May 2018, A76, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.218 (open access)

GALEA, K., BASINAS, I., CHERRIE, J., VERMEULEN, R., KROMHOUT, H., JONES, K., HARDING, A.-H., VAN TONGEREN, M. and POVEY, A. 1280 Improving exposure assessment methodologies for epidemiological studies on pesticides. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland, 29th April -4th May 2018, A464-A470, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1321 (open access)

HALL, S., PENGELLY, I., THORPE, A. and SAUNDERS, J. Characterisation of particle and volatile organic copund emissions from desktop fused filament fabtrication three dimensional printers using real-time and analytical techniques. Airmon 2017: 9th International Symposium on Modern Priniciples of Air Monitoring and Biomonitoring, Dresden, Germany, 11-15 June 2017, http://www.dguv.de/medien/ifa/en/vera/airmon-abstracts-gesamt-web.pdf

JONES, K. 1717c Biological monitoring and the use of guidance values in assessing occupational exposures. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland 29th April- 4th May 2018, A200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.566 (open access)

MORTON, J. 1646c Understanding informal sector exposures and prevention. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland, 29th April -4th May 2018, A235-A236, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.669 (open access)

MORTON, J., BEATTIE, H., LEESE, E. and JONES, K. 1655b The usefulness of biological monitoring in determining maganese exposure in the workplace. Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Dublin, Ireland, 29th April -4th May 2018, A510, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1446 (open access)

PENGELLY, I. Development of an air monitoring method for diacetyl in the workplace. Airmon 2017: 9th International Symposium on Modern Principles of Air Monitoring and Biomonitoring, Dresden, Germany, 11-15 June 2017, 40, http://www.dguv.de/medien/ifa/en/vera/airmon-abstracts-gesamt-web.pdf

SMPOKOU, E., LA ROSA GARCIA, B., LE BLOND, J., GLASER, J., CAMACHO, A., FABER, D., ARAGON, A., NORMAN, J., PEARCE, N., NITSCH, D., GONZALEZ, M., CAPLIN, B. and MORTON, J. 126 Baseline urinary findings in young adults at risk of chronic kidney disease of undetermined cause in northwestern Nicaragua. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2018,   75 (Suppl 2) 32nd Triennial Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), 29 April -4 May 2018, Dublin, Ireland, A294, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.839 (open access)

STEWART, J. Modelling fires in compartments. 95th FABIG Technical Meeting, Aberdeen & London, 27th & 28th June

SVEDSATER, H., MACEY, J., DOLL, H., VANYA, M., MILES, G. and BRADSHAW, L. Evaluating the impact and benefits of once daily fluticasone furoate/vilanterol (FF/VI) in asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine: ATS 2018 International Conference, 18-23 May 2018, San Diego, USA, A4841,  https://www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2018.197.1_MeetingAbstracts.A4841


Trade and Professional Magazine Articles

BEERS, H., JOHNSON, S. and DAY, N.  Changing world of work and occupational health: insights on working into older age.  Safety and Health Practitioner, Apr 2018,  (open access)

BISHOP, B.  Editorial.  The Evaluator, Spring 2018, 3

BISHOP, B. Editorial: The UK Evaluation Conference 2017.  The Evaluator, Conference 2017 3

STACEY, N. and RICHARDS, A. 2018 Guest remarks The Safety and Reliability Society Newsletter, 312 1,

 

National Statistics Publications 2018

Exposure to  Lead (accessed 9 May 2018) http://www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/causdis/lead/index.htm

Fatal injuries arising from accidents at work in Great Britain: Headline results 2016/17 (accessed 9 May 2018) http://www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/fatals.htm

Health and Safety Statistics 2017 (accessed 9 May 2018)    http://www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/

Mesothelioma mortality in Great Britain 1968-2016: (accessed 4 July 2018)  www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/causdis/asbestos.htm

Pesticide usage survey:amenity pesticides in the UK, 2016 (accessed 4 July 2018) https://secure.fera.defra.gov.uk/pusstats/surveys/2016surveys.cfm

Violence at work: findings from 2017/18 Crime Survery for England and Wales (accessed 4 July 2018): http://www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/causinj/violence/index.htm

 

Reports by HSE Scientists and Expert Committees

 

BEARDS, P. Common human factors underlying worker fatalities in the waste and recycling industry. HSE, 2018. (RR1128) http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1128.htm  

BELL, N., GOODWILL, E., WHITEHOUSE, V., GREAVES, D. Hazardous substances at work survey: an analysis of respondents' experiences and views of COSHH, CLAW and DSEAR. HSE 2018. (RR1124) http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1124.htm

GERVAIS, R.L., GREAVES, D., LEKKA, C. Hazardous substances at work: findings from focus groups assessing operational staff's, dutyholders' and consultants' perceptions of COSHH, CLAW and DSEAR. HSE, 2018. (RR1125) http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1125.htm

JONES, A. Manual handling risks to midwives associated with birthing pools: literature review and incident analysis. HSE, 2018. (RR1132) http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1132.htm

 



 

 



 



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