SliDeRulE (Safety in Design Risk Evaluator) assists building designers with assessing the construction safety risk associated with their designs. Use SliDeRulE for buildings to:
1600+ PtD list compiled by Alan Speegle (The Southern Company). Note: This spreadsheet is most helpful for process (i.e., industrial) construction. The attached file was posted 12/14/11. Please discard the previous version posted.
Construction Workplace Design Solutions
Presentation by Bucknell University Professor Mike Toole at Quandel Construction workshop in Harrisburg, PA on November 1, 2013.
Presentation by Bucknell University Professor Mike Toole at the PA COAA conference at Penn State on September 12, 2013.
Presentation files from the session entitled “Prevention through Design: Construction Safety” presented at the 2012 annual meeting of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).
Designing for Construction Safety and Health: From Research to Practice plenary presentation at the 2009 CIB W099 conference
Industry’s Perspective of Design for Safety Regulations presented at the 2009 CIB W099 conference
Safety by Design presented at the 2009 North American Steel Construction Conference
Prevention of Fall Fatalities and Injuries in Construction developed by the Construction Roundtable on September 22, 2008. (spanish version) [PPSX format] [PDF format]
Steel Educational Module developed by Bucknell University for NIOSH (10 meg file)
Owner's Role in Facilitating Prevention through Design, presented at the 2011 NIOSH PtD Symposium, Washington, DC, August 23.
Online Articles and other Documents:
Behm, M. & Culvenor, J. (2011). "Safe Design in Construction: Perceptions of Engineers in Western Australia", J Health& Safety Research & Practice, 3(1), 9-32
Singapore's DfS guidelines (2009).
Western Australia's Safe Design Code of Practice (2008)
Langan, Edel (2009). "Construction: Blueprint for action".
Bibliography (out of date)
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