Devin L Lucas
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Fatal falls overboard on commercial fishing vessels in AlaskaDevin L Lucas
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Alaska Field Station, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
Am J Ind Med 50:962-8. 2007..This article describes the problem of falls overboard and discusses possible ways to reduce the risk factors...
- Worker satisfaction with personal flotation devices (PFDs) in the fishing industry: evaluations in actual useDevin Lucas
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Alaska Pacific Regional Office, 4230 University Drive, Suite 310, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
Appl Ergon 43:747-52. 2012..Given the availability of PFDs that are comfortable to wear while working, fishing vessel owners and operators should consider implementing policies mandating the use of PFDs on deck...
- Occupational fatalities in the United States commercial fishing industry, 2000-2009Jennifer M Lincoln
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Alaska Pacific Regional Office, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
J Agromedicine 15:343-50. 2010..To reduce fatalities among fishermen at greatest risk, additional prevention measures tailored to specific high-risk fisheries should be considered...
- Occupational fatalities in Alaska: two decades of progress, 1990-1999 and 2000-2009Jennifer M Lincoln
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Alaska Pacific Office 4230 University Drive, Suite 310 Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
J Safety Res 44:105-10. 2013..Alaska had the highest work-related fatality rate of any state during 1980-1989. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health established the Alaska Field Station (AFS) to address this problem...
- Reducing commercial fishing deck hazards with engineering solutions for winch designJennifer M Lincoln
NIOSH Alaska Field Station, Anchorage Alaska, USA
J Safety Res 39:231-5. 2008..This paper describes the "Prevention Through Design" process to mitigate one serious machinery entanglement hazard posed by a capstan deck winch...
- Drowning in Alaska: progress and persistent problemsHillary D Strayer
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Division of Community Health Services, Anchorage, AK 55908, USA
Int J Circumpolar Health 69:253-64. 2010..The purpose of this study is to evaluate and describe the current problem of drowning in Alaska, measure changes in the rates since earlier studies have been done and compare occupational and non-occupational drowning characteristics...