A Watterson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Stirling
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Occupational Safety and Related Impacts on Health  and the Environment
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
  2. doi Health Impact Assessments, Regulation, and the Unconventional Gas Industry in the UK: Exploiting Resources, Ideology, and Expertise?
    Andrew Watterson
    University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    New Solut 25:480-512. 2016
  3. ncbi Regulation of occupational health and safety in the semiconductor industry: enforcement problems and solutions
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:72-80. 2006
  4. pmc Towards integration of environmental and health impact assessments for wild capture fishing and farmed fish with particular reference to public health and occupational health dimensions
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:258-77. 2008
  5. ncbi Global construction health and safety--what works, what does not, and why?
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:1-4. 2007
  6. ncbi The economic costs of health service treatments for asbestos-related mesothelioma deaths
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:871-81. 2006
  7. ncbi Pesticide health and safety and the work and impact of international agencies: partial successes and major failures
    A Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 7:339-47. 2001
  8. ncbi The decline and imminent fall of U.K. governmental occupational health: a tale of forgotten lessons and missed opportunities
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:340-2. 2004
  9. ncbi Health and safety executive inspection of U.K. semiconductor manufacturers
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational, Environmental and Health Research Group, RG Bomont Building R3T11, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland FK9 4LA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 9:392-5. 2003
  10. ncbi Nursing best practice statements: an exploration of their implementation in clinical practice
    Nicola Ring
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    J Clin Nurs 14:1048-58. 2005

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Publications22

  1. pmc Occupational Safety and Related Impacts on Health  and the Environment
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
    ..The methodologies adopted also range from lab-based studies through ergonomic assessments and interventions to therapeutic approaches...
  2. doi Health Impact Assessments, Regulation, and the Unconventional Gas Industry in the UK: Exploiting Resources, Ideology, and Expertise?
    Andrew Watterson
    University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    New Solut 25:480-512. 2016
    ..Equitable and ethical HIA principles are urgently needed in the UK in relation to unconventional gas to secure the integrity and probity of the emerging regulatory system and address concerns regarding unregulated practitioners. ..
  3. ncbi Regulation of occupational health and safety in the semiconductor industry: enforcement problems and solutions
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:72-80. 2006
    ..Conditions for best practice include education at all levels, protection and support for labor inspectors, government commitment to enforcing laws, recognition of the right of workers to organize, and recognition of their rights...
  4. pmc Towards integration of environmental and health impact assessments for wild capture fishing and farmed fish with particular reference to public health and occupational health dimensions
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:258-77. 2008
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  5. ncbi Global construction health and safety--what works, what does not, and why?
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:1-4. 2007
    ..A sound research base is needed to rectify this situation. Efforts to raise awareness of construction hazards and ameliorate them are described...
  6. ncbi The economic costs of health service treatments for asbestos-related mesothelioma deaths
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:871-81. 2006
    ..Hence figures provided in this article are certain to be gross underestimates of the total health service and personal economic costs of asbestos illness and treatment in Scotland...
  7. ncbi Pesticide health and safety and the work and impact of international agencies: partial successes and major failures
    A Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 7:339-47. 2001
    ..Progress has been made to correct these covert and damaging influences and imbalances, but more needs to be done to ensure proper accountability and transparency in pesticide health and safety policy and practice...
  8. ncbi The decline and imminent fall of U.K. governmental occupational health: a tale of forgotten lessons and missed opportunities
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:340-2. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi Health and safety executive inspection of U.K. semiconductor manufacturers
    Andrew Watterson
    Occupational, Environmental and Health Research Group, RG Bomont Building R3T11, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland FK9 4LA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 9:392-5. 2003
    ..The results of the studies prompted semiconductor industry inspections recently completed by the HSE that included chip manufacturers in Scotland and other U.K. areas. The results of these inspections are disappointing...
  10. ncbi Nursing best practice statements: an exploration of their implementation in clinical practice
    Nicola Ring
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    J Clin Nurs 14:1048-58. 2005
    ..To explore implementation of the first five Best Practice Statements from the perspective of nurses involved in their development...
  11. ncbi Analysis of the impact of a national initiative to promote evidence-based nursing practice
    Nicola Ring
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:232-40. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that variation in clinical implementation of the BPS need to be addressed locally and nationally if their benefits are to be maximized...
  12. ncbi Integrating environmental health into nursing and midwifery practice
    Andrew Watterson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    J Adv Nurs 49:665-74. 2005
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  13. ncbi FIOH-sponsored newsletter misrepresents asbestos hazards in Zimbabwe
    John C Bailar
    The University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:254-8. 2006
    ..Instead, FIOH should provide the same level of scientific information in Africa that it does in Finland and other developed countries...
  14. ncbi Burying the evidence: how Great Britain is prolonging the occupational cancer epidemic
    Simon Pickvance
    Sheffield University, Sheffield, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:428-36. 2007
    ..5bn and pounds 59bn. This paper outlines flaws in the HSE's approach and makes recommendations to address effectively the U.K.'s occupational cancer crisis...
  15. ncbi Modeling the dietary pesticide exposures of young children
    Frank R Pennycook
    Friends of the Earth Trust, London, England
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:304-9. 2004
    ..6 children per day, depending upon the pesticide and year of sampling. The implications for regulatory action are discussed...
  16. ncbi Asbestos in Scotland
    Thomas Gorman
    Welfare Rights Representation Unit, West Dunbartonshire Council, 6 14 Bridge Street, Dumbarton, G82 INT, Scotland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:183-92. 2004
    ..Mesothelioma mortality rates remain high, due to historic exposures, and much work remains to be done to reduce the number and plight of asbestos-exposed workers...
  17. ncbi Occupation and breast cancer: a Canadian case-control study
    James T Brophy
    Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:765-77. 2006
    ..The findings indicate the need for further study to determine which aspects of farming may be of biological importance and to better understand the significance of timing of exposure in terms of cancer risk...
  18. ncbi Occupational histories of cancer patients in a Canadian cancer treatment center and the generated hypothesis regarding breast cancer and farming
    James T Brophy
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:346-53. 2002
    ..This effort points to a need for investigation of the possible association between breast cancer and agricultural hazards such as pesticides...
  19. ncbi IBM, Elsevier Science, and academic freedom
    John C Bailar
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:312-7. 2007
    ..Although such practices are widely recognized, no fundamental change is supported by government and industry or by professional organizations...
  20. ncbi Re: Implementation of WHO Guidelines on Disclosure of Interest by members of WHO Expert Panels
    Olav Axelson
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:271-3. 2002
  21. ncbi Cancer risk in the semiconductor industry: a call for action
    John C Bailar
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:163-8. 2002
  22. ncbi The International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) and its influence on international organizations
    Nicholas A Ashford
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:156-62. 2002
    ..Official recognition of the ICOH compromises the credibility of the WHO and the ILO. It is inappropriate for the ICOH to continue to receive WHO and ILO recognition unless the ICOH is recognized as an industry organization...