Xiuwen Sue Dong

Summary

Affiliation: Center to Protect Workers Rights
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Fatal falls from roofs among U.S. construction workers
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Safety Res 44:17-24. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatal falls among older construction workers
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Hum Factors 54:303-15. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Chronic diseases and functional limitations among older construction workers in the United States: a 10-year follow-up study
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:372-80. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Work-related injuries among Hispanic construction workers-evidence from the medical expenditure panel survey
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    Formerly The Center to Protect Workers Rights, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:561-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Fatal falls among Hispanic construction workers
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 41:1047-52. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Medical costs and sources of payment for work-related injuries among Hispanic construction workers
    Xiuwen Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:1367-75. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Long workhours, work scheduling and work-related injuries among construction workers in the United States
    Xiuwen Dong
    The Center To Protect Workers Rights, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:329-35. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of safety and health training on work-related injury among construction laborers
    Xiuwen Dong
    Center to Protect Workers Rights, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:1222-8. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Injury underreporting among small establishments in the construction industry
    Xiuwen S Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 54:339-49. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Fatal falls in the U.S. residential construction industry
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
    Am J Ind Med 57:992-1000. 2014

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Fatal falls from roofs among U.S. construction workers
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Safety Res 44:17-24. 2013
    ..This study examined trends and patterns of fatal falls from roofs in the U.S. construction industry over an 18-year period (1992-2009), with detailed analysis for 2003-2009...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatal falls among older construction workers
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Hum Factors 54:303-15. 2012
    ..This study examines recent trends and patterns in fall fatalities in the U.S. construction industry to determine whether fatal falls among older workers are different from younger workers in this industry...
  3. doi request reprint Chronic diseases and functional limitations among older construction workers in the United States: a 10-year follow-up study
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:372-80. 2011
    ..To examine the health status of older construction workers in the United States, and how occupation and the aging process affect health in workers' later years...
  4. doi request reprint Work-related injuries among Hispanic construction workers-evidence from the medical expenditure panel survey
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    Formerly The Center to Protect Workers Rights, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:561-9. 2010
    ..This study examines work-related injury conditions among Hispanic construction workers and assesses disparities between Hispanic and white, non-Hispanic workers...
  5. doi request reprint Fatal falls among Hispanic construction workers
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 41:1047-52. 2009
    ..OSHA enforcements should target small construction establishments in order to lower overall fatality rates, costs, and unnecessary losses of life...
  6. doi request reprint Medical costs and sources of payment for work-related injuries among Hispanic construction workers
    Xiuwen Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:1367-75. 2007
    ..To assess medical costs of occupational injuries and sources of payment among Hispanic and non-Hispanic construction workers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Long workhours, work scheduling and work-related injuries among construction workers in the United States
    Xiuwen Dong
    The Center To Protect Workers Rights, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:329-35. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were (i) to examine work scheduling in construction and (ii) to establish whether there is any connection between workhours and safety outcomes among construction workers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of safety and health training on work-related injury among construction laborers
    Xiuwen Dong
    Center to Protect Workers Rights, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:1222-8. 2004
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the effects of safety and health training on work-related injury in the construction industry...
  9. doi request reprint Injury underreporting among small establishments in the construction industry
    Xiuwen S Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 54:339-49. 2011
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  10. doi request reprint Fatal falls in the U.S. residential construction industry
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
    Am J Ind Med 57:992-1000. 2014
    ..Falls from heights remain the most common cause of workplace fatalities among residential construction workers in the United States...
  11. doi request reprint Risks of a lifetime in construction. Part II: Chronic occupational diseases
    Knut Ringen
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland Stoneturn Consultants
    Am J Ind Med 57:1235-45. 2014
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  12. doi request reprint Long-term health outcomes of work-related injuries among construction workers--findings from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Data Center, Maryland
    Am J Ind Med 58:308-18. 2015
    ..This study examined the relationship between work-related injuries and health outcomes among a cohort of blue-collar construction workers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Is the apparent decrease in injury and illness rates in construction the result of changes in reporting?
    Laura S Welch
    Center to Protect Workers Rights, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:39-45. 2007
    ..Studies that compare OSHA logs with other data sources find that the OSHA logs do not include a significant proportion of injuries and illnesses identified elsewhere...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occupational fatalities of Hispanic construction workers from 1992 to 2000
    Xiuwen Dong
    The Center To Protect Workers Rights, 8484 Georgia Ave, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:45-54. 2004
    ..Hispanic construction employment has dramatically increased, yet published data on occupational risk is lacking...
  15. doi request reprint Risks of a lifetime in construction part I: traumatic injuries
    Xiuwen Sue Dong
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
    Am J Ind Med 57:973-83. 2014
    ..In contrast, this article provides estimates of lifetime risks for fatal and nonfatal injuries among construction workers. A companion paper presents lifetime risks for occupational illnesses...