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FALL INJURIES PREVENTION IN THE WORKPLACE

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Collage of Construction workers performing different jobsFalls to Lower Level

Postural stability effects of random vibration at the feet of construction workers in simulated elevation
Applied Ergonomics: July 2011 / 42(5):672-681

Non-fatal construction industry fall-related injuries treated in US emergency departments, 1998-2005
American Journal of Industrial Medicine: February 2011 / 54(2):128-135

Changes in fall prevention training for apprentice carpenters based on a comprehensive needs assessment
Journal of Safety Research: June 2010 / 41(3):221-227

Evaluation of guardrail systems for preventing falls through roof and floor holes
Journal of Safety Research: June 2010 / 41(3):203-211

Fall prevention among apprentice carpenters
Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health: May 2010 / 36(3):258-265

Fatal falls among Hispanic construction workers
Acciddent Analysis & Prevention: September 2009 / 41(5):1047-1052

Development of sizing structure for fall arrest harness design
Ergonomics: September 2009 / 52(9):1128-1143

Harness sizing and strap length configurations
Human Factors: August 2009 / 51(4):497-518

Don't become another statistic: work safely at heights
Occupational Health & Safety: July 2009 / 78(7):36,38,40,42-43

Fall hazard control observed on residential construction sites 
American Journal of Industrial Medicine: June 2009 / 52(6):491-499

Effectiveness of vertical visual reference for reducing postural instability on inclined and compliant surfaces at elevation
Applied Ergonomics: May 2009 / 40(3):353-361

Scissor lift safety - an initiative to model static stability
Professional Safety: April 2009 / 54(4):43-48

Footwear effects on walking balance at elevation
Ergonomics: Dec 2008 / 51(12):1885-1905

Extension-ladder safety: solutions and knowledge gaps
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics: November-December 2008 / 38(11-12):959-965

Development of the St. Louis audit of fall risks at residential construction sites
International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health: October-December 2008 / 14(4):243-249

Development of a unique fall-prevention guardrail system for the construction industry
2008 National Occupational Injury Research Symposium, October 21-23, 2008, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Morgantown, WV: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health: October 2008 / :69

Development of improved harness sizing system
2008 National Occupational Injury Research Symposium, October 21-23, 2008, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Morgantown, WV: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health: October 2008 / :78-79

 
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