Colantonio, A, McVittie, D, Lewko, J, and Yin, J (2009). Brain Injury, Vol. 23 (11), pp 873-878.
This study found that falls were the most common cause of brain injury in construction workers. In addition, a significantly higher proportion of young workers were injured in the mornings compared to older workers. The authors suggest that TBI prevention strategies targeted at the construction industry could be helpful.
Posted on BrainLine January 6, 2010.