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HSE Science and Research Publications 2020


Journal Papers

Beswick, A., Bailey, C., Crook, B., Crouch, D., Farrant, J., Frost, G. and Stagg, S. (2020) Performance testing of a Venturi-based backpack spray decontamination system. Applied Biosafety Journal, 25 (1), 28-40, (open access)

Crook, B., Willerton, L., Smith, D., Wilson, L., Poran, V., Helps, J. E. and Mcdermott, P. (2020) Legionella risk in evaporative cooling systems and underlying causes of associated breaches in health and safety compliance. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 224 113425, (open access)

Gill, J., Atkinson, G., Cowpe, E., Phylaktou, H. and Andrews, G. (2020) Experimental investigation of potential confined ignition sources for vapour cloud explosions. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 135 (open access)

Harris, E., D'angelo, S., Darnton, A. and Coggon, D. (2020) Relative burden of lung and pleural cancers from exposure to asbestos: a cross-sectional analysis of occupational mortality in England and Wales. BMJ Open, 10 (4), e036319, (open access)

Hidajat, M., Mcelvenny, D., Ritchie, P., Darnton, A., Mueller, W., Agius, R., Cherrie, J. and De Vocht, F. (2020) Lifetime cumulative exposure to rubber dusts, fumes and N-nitrosamines and non-cancer mortality : a 49-year follow-up. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 77 (5), 316-323, (open access)

Jones, K., Basinas, I., Kromhout, H., Van Tongeren, M., Harding, A.-H., Cherrie, J., Povey, A., Ahmad, Z., Fuhrimann, S., Ohlander, J., Vermeulen, R. and Galea, K. (2020) Improving exposure assessment methodologies for epidemiological studies on pesticides: study protocol. JMIR Research Protocols, 9 (2), e16448, (open access)

Ohlander, J., Fuhrimann, S., Basinas, I., Cherrie, J., Galea, K., Povey, A., Van Tongeren, M., Harding, A.-H., Jones, K., Vermeulen, R. and Kromhout, H. (2020) Systematic review of methods used to assess exposure to pesticides in occupational epidemiology studies, 1993-2017. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 77 (6), 357-367, (open acess)

Sadhra, S., Mohammed, N., Kurmi, O., Fishwick, D., De Matteis, S., Hutchings, S., Jarvis, D., Ayres, J. and Rushton, L. (2020) Occupational exposure to inhaled pollutants and risk of airflow obstruction: a large UK population-based UK Biobank cohort. Thorax, 75 468-475, (open access)

Stacey, P., Clegg, F., Morton, J. and Sammon, C. (2020) An indirect Raman spectroscopy method for the quantitative measurment of respirable crysalline silica collected on filters inside respiratory equipment. Analytical Methods, 12 (21), 2757-2771, (open access)


Reports by HSE Scientists and Expert Committees

Annual science review 2020. HSE, 2020.

AZKARATE, I., BUTTNER, W., BARTHÉLÉMY, H., CIRRONE, D., COLDRICK, S., HOOKER, P., HAWKSWORTH, S., JEFFREY, K., JORDAN, T., KELLER, J., MARKERT, F., MELIDEO, D., MORETTO, P. and TCHOUVELEV, A. International Association for Hydrogen Safety 'Research Priorities Workshop', September 2018, Buxton, UK. HSE, 2020. (RR1159)

Foresight report: the human impact of the changing nature of work. HSE, 2020.

HSE WORKPLACE HEALTH EXPERT COMMITTEE (WHEC). The adverse health effects of green waste recycling; bioaerosols and noise. HSE, 2020.

HSE WORKPLACE HEALTH EXPERT COMMITTEE (WHEC). Asbestos exposure as a criterion for low-dose CT (LDCT) screening for lung cancer. HSE, 2020.

HSE WORKPLACE HEALTH EXPERT COMMITTEE (WHEC). Hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) - review of evidence on prognosis. HSE, 2020.

Rapid evidence review of personal protective equipment in health care settings to manage risk during coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). HSE, 2020.

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY GROUP FOR EMERGENCIES. ENVIRONMENTAL AND MODELLING GROUP. (List of members)  Environmental influence on transmission of COVID-19, 28 April 2020.

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY GROUP FOR EMERGENCIES. ENVIRONMENTAL AND MODELLING GROUP. (List of members) Risk estimation to inform risk assessment, 7 May 2020.













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