Union Coverage and Work-related Training in the Construction Industry
C. Jeffrey Waddoups. Industrial and Labor Relations Review, April 2014.
Use and Re-use of Formwork: Safety Risks and Reliability Assessment
John Gambatese, Andre Barbosa, and Amrutha Das. CPWR Report, September 2014.
A Test Bench System for Concrete Drills
David Rempel, PD, MPH, CPE; Michael Cooper, MPH, CIH, CSP; Alan Barr, MS. 2013.
Chronic Beryllium Disease and the Construction Worker
Laura Welch, MD, Knut Ringen, DrPH, John Dement, PhD, Eula Bingham, PhD, Patricia Quinn, BA, Janet Shorter, BA, and Miles Fisher, BA. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, October 2013.
Controlling Dust from Concrete Saw Cutting
Susan Shepherd, CIH, and Susan Woskie, PhD. 2013.
Do Contractor Safety Assessment Program (CSAP) Scores Reflect Safety Climate?
Sparer EH, Murphy LA, Taylor KM, and Dennerlein JT. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, published online September 2013 (print edition forthcoming).
Fall Prevention on Residential Construction Sites
Vicki Kaskutas, Bradley Evanoff and Harry Miller. Professional Safety, July 2013.
Fatal Falls from Roofs Among U.S. Construction Workers
Xiuwen Sue Dong , Sang D. Choi, James G. Borchardt, Xuanwen Wang, Julie A. Largay. Journal of Safety Research, February 2013.
Integrating Occupational Safety and Health Training into Career Technical Education (CTE) in Construction
Diane Bush, MPH, Karen Andrews, MLS. Labor Occupational Health Program (LOHP) at UC-Berkeley. A report commissioned by CPWR. July 2013.
Measurement Equivalence and Mean Comparisons of a Safety Climate Measure Across Construction Trades
Konstantin P. Cigularov, Stephanie Adams, Janie L. Gittleman, Elizabeth Haile, Peter Y. Chen. Accident Analysis and Prevention, March 2013.
Measurement equivalence of a safety climate measure among Hispanic and White Non-Hispanic construction workers
Konstantin P. Cigularov, Paige G. Lancaster, Peter Y. Chen, Janie Gittleman, and Elizabeth Haile. Safety Science, April 2013.
Opening the Black Box: Evaluating an Ergonomics Program for Floor Layers, Step by Step
Lisa Jaegers, MS, Ann Marie Dale, PhD, Nancy Weaver, PhD, Bryan Buchholz, PhD, Laura Welch, MD, and Bradley Evanoff, MD. American Journal of Industrial Medicine (published online; print edition forthcoming).
Seeking Use of Research Products/Findings on Residential Construction Sites
Larry J. Chapman, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison. CPWR Report, December 2013.
The Effect of Lift Teams on Kinematics and Muscle Activity of the Upper Extremity and Trunk in Bricklayers
Dan Anton, Ryan Mizner and Jennifer A. Hess. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, April 2013.
The Impact of Language Barriers on Healthcare Utilization among Hispanic Construction Workers
Xiuwen Sue Dong, Xuanwen Wang, Julie Largay, C. Jeffery Waddoups, Alissa Fujimoto. Book Chapter in Health Disparities: Epidemiology, Racial/Ethnic and Socioeconomic Risk Factors and Strategies for Elimination, NOVA Science, 2013.
Use of a TV Show to Inform Latino Viewers about Construction Hazards and Safe Practices
Diego E. Castaneda, DrPH, Kurt C. Organista, PhD, Leslie Rodriguez, PhD, and Pietra Check, MPH. Sage OPEN, July-September 2013.
Work-related injuries involving a hand or fingers among union carpenters in Washington state, 1989 to 2008
Hester Lipscomb, Ashley Schoenfi sch, Wilfrid Cameron. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, July 2013.
Aging Workers and Workers’ Comp
John Rosecrance, PhD PT CPE, Lesley Butler, PhD, Natalie Schwatka, MS AEP. CPWR Report, November 2012.
An Aging Workforce and Injury in the Construction Industry
Natalie V. Schwatka, Lesley M. Butler and John R. Rosecrance. Epidemiologic Reviews, January 2012.
Analysis of ethnic disparities in workers’ compensation claims using data linkage
Lee Friedman, Peter Ruestow and Linda Forst. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, October 2012.
Chronic back pain among older construction workers in the United States: a longitudinal study
Xiuwen S. Dong, Xuanwen Wang, Alissa Fujimoto, Ronald Dobbin. International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health, May 2012.
Creating the Climate for Making Ergonomic Changes in Construction
Laura Boatman, Debra Chaplan, Suzanne Teran. CPWR Report, May 2012.
Dump Truck-Related Deaths in Construction, 1992-2007
Michael McCann and Mei-Tai Cheng. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, May 2012.
Fatal Falls among Older Construction Workers
Xiuwen Sue Dong, Xuanwen Wang and Christina Daw. Human Factors, June 2012.
Immigrant Occupational Safety Advocates Take Training Beyond the Classroom
Michele Ochsner, Elizabeth G. Marshall, Carmen Martino, Marién Casillas Pabellón, Louis Kimmel, Damaris Rostran. New Solutions, December 2012.
Improving Worker Safety on ‘Green’ Construction Projects
Bernard R. Fortunato III, Matthew R. Hallowell, Michael Behm, Katherine Dewlaney. 2012.
Outcomes of a Revised Apprentice Carpenter Fall Prevention Training Curriculum
Bradley Evanoff, MD, Vicki Kaskutas, OTD, Ann Marie Dale, PhD, John Gaal, EdD, Mark Fuchs, BSc, Hester Lipscomb, PhD. Work, February 2012 Supplement.
The Cost of Interpersonal Conflict in Construction
Julie L. Brockman, PhD. CPWR Report, December 2012.
A longitudinal assessment of occupation, respiratory symptoms, and blood lead levels among Latino day laborers...
Rabito FA, Perry S, Salinas O, Hembling J, Schmidt N, Parsons PJ, Kissinger P. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, May 2011.
A perspective on effective mentoring in the construction industry
Krista Hoffmeister, Konstantin P. Cigularov, Julie Sampson, John C. Rosecrance, Peter Y. Chen. Leadership & Organization Development Journal, 2011.
Analysis of Construction-Related Falls Treated in ERs
Kirill S. Shishlov, MPH, MD, Ashley L. Schoenfisch, MSPH, Douglas J. Myers, ScD, and Hester J. Lipscomb, PhD. 2011.
Buyer Beware: Personnel Selling Nail Guns Know Little About Dangerous Tools
Hester J. Lipscomb, PhD, James Nolan, Dennis Patterson, Mark Fullen, EdD, Brandon C. Takacs, MS, CSHM, and Lisa Pompeii, PhD. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, August 2011.
Chronic Diseases, Aging Workers
Xiuwen Sue Dong, DrPH, Xuanwen Wang, PhD, Christina Daw, PhD, and Knut Ringen, DrPH. 2011.
Design of a Portable Safety Database for Construction
Alice Freund and Norman Zuckerman. CPWR Report, December 2011.
Individual safety performance in the construction industry: Development and validation of two short scales
Sarah DeArmond, April E. Smith, Christina L. Wilson, Peter Y. Chen, Konstantin P. Cigularov. Accident Analysis and Prevention, May 2011.
Industrial hygiene issues in construction
Barbara Epstien, John Meeker, Pam Susi, C. Jason McInnis and James Platner, in The Occupational Environment: Its Evaluation, Control, and Management, 3rd Ed. 2011.
Injury Underreporting Patterns in U.S. Construction.
Xiuwen Sue Dong, DrPH, Alissa Fujimoto, MA, Knut Ringen, DrPH, Erich Stafford, BS, James Platner, PhD, Janie Gittleman, PhD, and Xuanwen Wang, PhD. 2011.
Overhead drilling: comparing three bases for aligning a drill jig to vertical
David Rempel, Demetra Star, Alan Barr, and Ira Janowitz. Journal of Safety Research, June 2010.
The effects of error management climate and safety communication on safety: A multi-level study
Konstantin P. Cigularov, Peter Y. Chen, and John Rosecrance. Accident Analysis and Prevention, September 2010.
The impact of a peer-led participatory health and safety training program for Latino day laborers in construction
Quintin Williams, Michele Ochsner, Elizabeth Marshall, Louis Kimmel, Carmen Martino. Journal of Safety Research, June 2010.
The impact of drywall handling tools on the low back
Jennifer A. Hess, Laurel Kincl, and Kermit Davis. Applied Ergonomics, March 2010.
Developments in Asbestos Cancer Risk Assessment
Michael Silverstein, Laura Welch and Richard Lemen. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, November 2009.
Expanding Access to Health Care for Hispanic Construction Workers and their Children
Xiuwen Dong, Knut Ringen, and Alissa Fujimoto. Expanding Access to Health Care: A Management Approach. Terry F. Buss and Paul N. Van de Water, eds., 2009. Chapter 16, pages 321-343.
Fatal Falls among Hispanic Construction Workers
Xiuwen Sue Dong, Alissa Fujimoto, Knut Ringen, Yurong Men. Accident Analysis and Prevention, September 2009.
Mortality of older construction and craft workers employed at Department of Energy (DOE) nuclear sites
John Dement, Knut Ringen, Laura Welch, Eula Bingham, and Patricia Quinn. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, September 2009.
Reducing silica and dust exposures in construction during use of powered concrete-cutting hand tools: Efficacy of local exhaust
Susan Shepherd, Susan Woskie, Christina Holcroft, and Michael Ellenbecker. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, January 2009.
Validation of tri-axial accelerometer for the calculation of elevation angles
Tal Amasay, Keely Zodrow, Laurel Kincl, Jennifer Hess, and Andrew Karduna. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, September 2009.
Age, work limitations and physical functioning among construction roofers
Laura Welch, Elizabeth Haile, Leslie Boden and Katherine Hunting. Work, 2008.