Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Surveillance Programs



Articles in Refereed Journals

  1. Bunn, TL, Slavova, S., Robertson, M. 2012. Motor vehicle injuries among semi truck drivers and sleeper berth passengers
  2. Bunn, TL, Yu, L, Spiller, HA, Singleton, M. 2009. Surveillance of methadone-related poisonings in Kentucky using multiple data sources. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2010 Jan 14;19(2):124-131. [Epub ahead of print].
  3. Bunn, T.L., Yu, L, Slavova, S., Bathke, A. 2009. The Effects of Semi Truck Driver Age, and Gender, and the Presence of Passengers on Collisions with Other Vehicles. Traffic Inj Prev 10(3):266-272.
  4. Bunn TL, Liu Y, Lee K, Robertson M, Yu L. 2009. Farmer Exposure to Organic Solvents During the Maintenance and Repair of Farm Machinery: A Pilot Study. Am J Ind Med. 2009 Oct 28. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Nicholson VJ, Bunn TL, Costich JF. 2008. Disparities in work-related injuries associated with worker compensation coverage status. Am J Ind Med. 51(6):393-8.
  6. Bunn TL, Slavova, S, Hall, L. 2008. Narrative Text Analysis of Kentucky Tractor Fatality Reports. Accid. Anal. Prev. 40(2):419-25.
  7. Bunn TL, Slavova S, Spiller HA, Colvin J, Bathke A, Nicholson VJ. 2008. The effect of poison control center consultation on accidental poisoning inpatient hospitalizations with preexisting medical conditions. J Toxicol Environ Health A. 71(4):283-8.
  8. Slavova, S., Bunn, T., Pavlov, D., Kryscio, R.J. 2007. Surveillance of occupational drivers using k nearest neighbor methods on the line. Proceedings of the Joint Statistical Meetings. 2631-2634.
  9. Bunn TL, Slavova S, Bathke, A. 2007. Data Linkage of Inpatient Hospitalization and Workers’ Claims Data Sets to Characterize Occupational Falls. J KY Med Assoc. 105: 313-320.
  10. Bunn T, Costich J, Slavova S. 2006. Identification and Characterization of Kentucky Self-Employed Occupational Injury Fatalities Using Multiple Sources, 1995-2004. Amer J Ind Med. 49:1005-1012
  11. Bunn TL, Slavova S, Struttmann TW, Browning SR. 2005. Sleepiness/fatigue and distraction/inattention as factors for fatal vs. nonfatal commercial motor vehicle driver injuries. Accid. Anal. Prev. 37:862-869.
  12. Bunn, T.L., T.W. Struttmann. 2003. Characterization of fatal occupational vs. nonoccupational motor vehicle collisions in Kentucky (1998-2000). Traffic Inj. Prev. 4:270-275.

Non-peer reviewed publications

  1. Costich JF, Bunn TL, Robertson M.  Worker safety programs make sense and save cents.  KY Bench and Bar. September 2009.
  2. Contributing consultant for the following publication- Turner S., Walker, R. Report on methamphetamine and other drug use in Kentucky, University of Kentucky, March 2008.
  3. Bunn, T. 2007. Worker Fatalities Due to Motor Vehicle Collisions with Railroad Trains. Kentucky Epidemiologic Notes & Reports, 42(8)1-4.