HSE SCIENCE AND RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS
HSE's Science and Evidence Strategy 2016-2022
HSE's science and evidence strategy is predicated on the use and
development of practical, solution-oriented science. In our
strategy we set out our 'science and evidence cycle': anticipating
challenges to health and safety; providing robust evidence for
effective risk control; underpinning regulatory policy and
operational decisions; protecting workers and safeguarding the
public by developing interventions; and catalysing engagement
within the health and safety system and improving performance.
Download the Science and Evidence Strategy
HSE Science and Research Publications:
HSE Science and Research is published in reports, scientific
journals and conference proceedings, and trade and professional
magazines etc. This science and research is primarily carried out
by our specialists at our Buxton laboratory, Bootle headquarters,
and our Chemicals Regulations Division, (CRD) in York. Additionally
we publish reports on science and research that we have
commissioned from other organisations. HSE scientists also
produce the Methods for the
Determination of Hazardous Substances. The Diffusive
Monitor was published until 2008 by the HSE Committee on
HSE Bootle Head Office.
HSE Buxton Laboratory.
HSE York CRD.
Open Access to HSE Science and Research
All HSE Research Reports are open access.
From 1st January 2014, open
access applies to the vast majority of peer-reviewed journal
papers describing HSE-led and funded research. Copies of
published papers and articles that are not open access can be
obtained through your public, academic or company library service.
If you do not have access to such services please contact the
British Library Document Supply Centre, use British Library online.
Bibliography of Science and Research Publications
A bibliography of all HSE science and research publications from
2016 onwards is given at the links opposite. This includes
publications on science and research done by HSE specialists on a
commercial basis for other Government departments, industry and
A bibliography of all science and research publications for
HSE's former agency, the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) is
given at the links opposite for the years 2002-2014. Please
note that any HSL reports published in the HSE Research Reports
series from 2002 onwards are available as free
To access reports that are not listed on the website, please
send requests using this form. Please start the enquiry with Request
for Research Report Not Listed on HSE Website.
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