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Ms. Alison M Kay
Research Assistant, Psychology

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

G. Lacey, J. Cahill , A. Kay , V. Howard , R. Harte , F. O'Reilly, E. Ziampra, F. Fitzpatrick, B. Mulcahy , S. George , R. Nolan, Safe PPE: User Need for an Interactive PPE Training Tool. , Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control , 6th International Conference on Prevention & Infection Control (ICPIC), Geneva, Switzerland, 14-17 September 2021, 10 P280, (1), 2021, pp124 - 124 Conference Paper, 2021 URL

Cahill J, Kay A, Howard V., Mulcahy B, Forde, M., George S., Ziampra , E, Nolan, R. Fitzpatrick, F, & Lacey, G., Harte, R., O'Reilly, F.(ed.), International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care., The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, Virtual/Online, 10, (1), April 12 to 16, 2021, Sage, 2021, pp. 157-164 p Proceedings of a Conference, 2021 TARA - Full Text URL DOI

Driver Persistence, Safety and Older Adult Self-efficacy: Addressing Driving Challenges Using Innovative Multimodal Communication Concepts in, editor(s)Kalra J., Lightner N. (eds) , Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices. AHFE 2020. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Springer, Cham, 2020, pp313 - 319, [Cahill J., Cromie, S., Crowley, K, Kay, A., Gormley M, Kenny, E., Hermman, S, Doyle, C, Hever, A and Ross, R] Book Chapter, 2020 URL TARA - Full Text

Advancing a 'Human Factors & Ethics Canvas' for New Driver Assistance Technologies Targeted at Older Adults in, editor(s)Duffy V. (eds) , Digital Human Modeling and Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management. Posture, Motion and Health. HCII 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12198, Springer, Cham, 2020, pp503-520 , [Cahill, J., Cromie, S., Crowley, K, Kay, A., Gormley M, Kenny, E., Hermman, S, Doyle, C, Hever, A and Ross, R. ] Book Chapter, 2020 TARA - Full Text DOI

Ethical Issues in the New Digital Era: The Case of Assisting Driving in, Ethics, Laws, and Policies for Privacy, Security, and Liability, London, UK, Intechopen, 2020, pp1 - 30, [Cahill, J., Cromie, S., Crowley, K, Kay, A., Gormley M, Kenny, E., Hermman, S, Doyle, C, Hever, A and Ross, R ] Book Chapter, 2020 TARA - Full Text DOI URL

Rover, W.(ed.), Kay, A., Corrigan, S. and Cromie, S., Foreign Object Retention - Reduction and Mitigation, 5th World Congress on Patient Safety & Quality, June 22nd, 2020. , 22nd June 2020, 2020 Proceedings of a Conference, 2020

Kay, A., O'Byrne K., Corrigan, S., Callari, T., Slattery, D., Smyth, T., Turner, M., Bennet, D. Logan, J. and Cromie, S. , Development of an Observational Protocol for Reducing and Mitigating Workload and the Risk of Retained Foreign Objects, H-Workload 2018, the 2nd. international symposium on human mental workload, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 20-21 September, , edited by Chiara Leva, Luca Longo , 2018, pp154 - 176 Conference Paper, 2018

Siobhán Corrigan, Alison Kay, Katie O'Byrne, Dubhfeasa Slattery, Sharon Sheehan, Nick McDonald, David Smyth, Ken Mealy and Sam Cromie, A Socio-Technical Exploration for Reducing & Mitigating the Risk of Retained Foreign Objects, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15, 2018 Journal Article, 2018 TARA - Full Text DOI URL

Transferring Learning Across Safety-Critical Industries in, editor(s)Malcolm MacLachlan , Maritime Psychology Research in Organizational & Health Behavior at Sea, Cham, Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp49 - 68, [Paul M. Liston, Alison Kay, Sam Cromie, Nick McDonald, Bill Kavanagh, Roddy Cooke, Peter Walter] Book Chapter, 2017 URL DOI

Corrigan, S. Martensson, L., Kay, A., McDonald, N., Implementing Collaborative Decision Making: Challenges & Recommendations., Journal of Cognition, Technology & Work, 17, (2), 2015, p207 - 218 Journal Article, 2015 URL

De Looze, C., Brian Vaughan, B., Kelly, F. and Kay, A., Providing Objective Metrics of Team Communication Skills via Interpersonal Coordination Mechanisms, Interspeech 2015, Dresden, Germany, 6-10 September, 2015 Conference Paper, 2015

McDonald, N., Kay, A.Liston, P., Morrison, R., and Ryan, M, An integrated Framework for Crew-Centric Flight Operations, 12th International Conference on Engineering Psychology and Cognitive Ergonomics as part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, 2nd-7th August 2015, edited by Don Harris , 2015 Conference Paper, 2015

Kay, A., Liston, P. and Cromie, S.D., Measuring Crew Resource Management:, HCI International 2014, Crete, Greece, 22-27 June 2014, edited by Don Harris , 2014 Conference Paper, 2014

Corrigan, S., Martensson, L., Kay, A., Okwir, S., Ulfvengren, P. and McDonald, N. , Preparing for Airport Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) implementation: an evaluation and recommendations, Cognition, Technology and Work, 2014 Journal Article, 2014

Maritime Work: Psychosocial and organisational aspects of work at sea and their implications for health and performance in, editor(s)Carter. T. & Schreiner, A , Textbook of Maritime Medicine. , Bergen, Norwegian Centre for Maritime Medicine., 2013, [Malcolm MacLachlan, Sam Cromie, Paul Liston, Bill Kavanagh, and Alison Kay] Book Chapter, 2013

Monferini, A., Konstantinidou, M., Nivolianitou, Z., Weber, S., Kontogiannis, T., Kafka, P., Kay, A., Leva, C. and Demichela, M., A compound methodology to assess the impact of human and organisational factors impact on the risk level of hazardous industrial plants, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 119, 2013, p280 - 289 Journal Article, 2013

Monferini, A., Konstantinidou, M., Nivolianitou, Z.,Weber, S., Kontogiannis, T., Kafka, P., Kay, A., Leva, C. and Demichela, M,, A compound methodology to assess the impact of human and organizational factors impact on the risk level of hazardous industrial plants , Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 119, 2013, p280 - 289 Journal Article, 2013

Liston, P., Kay, A., Cromie, S., Leva, C., D'Cruz, M., Patel, H., Langley, A., Sharples, S. and Aromaa, S. , Evaluating the Iterative Development of VR/AR Human Factors Tools for Manual Work. , 18th World Congress of Ergonomics, Recife, Brazil, February 12-16, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012

MacLachlan, M., Kavanagh, B. and Kay, A., Maritime Health: A review with suggestions for research, International Maritime Health, 63, (1), 2012, p1 - 6 Journal Article, 2012 Other

Liston, P., Kay, A., Cromie, S., Leva, M.C., D'Cruz, M., Patel, H., Langley, A., Sharples, S., and Aroma, S., Evaluating the iterative development of VR/AR human factors tools for manual work., Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation, 2012, p2208 - 2215 Journal Article, 2012

Leva, C., Kay, A., Smith T., Diez A., Azpiazu J., Liston, P. and Cromie S., The Use of Augmented Reality to Support Maintenance: Human Factors Issues and Advantages. , Irish Ergonomics Society Annual Conference , June 2011, 2011 Conference Paper, 2011

Liston, P., Cromie, S., Kay, A., Leva, C., D'Cruz, M., Patel, H., Langley, A., Sharples, S., Aromaa, S.,Vizzo, C. , Evaluating a Modular Virtual Reality Platform for High-Skilled, High-Value Manual Tasks in Real Industrial Cases, Joint VR Conference of euroVR and EGVE, Nottingham, UK, September 20-21, 2011 Conference Paper, 2011

A. Monferini, M. Konstandinidou, Z. Nivolianitou, S. Weber, T. Kontogiannis, P. Kafka, A.M. Kay, M.C. Leva, M. Demichela, Human & Organizational Factors impact on risk level in an NG treatment and storage plant, ESREL, Rhodes, Greece, 5-9 September , 2010 Conference Paper, 2010

Leva, C.; Liston, P.; Kay, A.; Cromie, S.; Krassi, B; Aromaa, S, Human Factors Methods in ManuVAR: A Contribution to Go beyond Leand and Agile Approaches , Proceedings Irish Ergonomics Society Annual Conference 2010, Irish Ergonomics Society Annual Conference 2010, Limerick, Oct. 2010, ISSN 1649-2102, 2010, pp17 - 26 Conference Paper, 2010 URL

Rignér, J., Ulfvengren, P., Cooke, M., Leva, C. and Kay, A., Study of safety performance indicators and contributory factors as part of an airline systemic safety risk data model, 17th world congress on Ergonomics, IEA 2009, Bejing, China, 9-14 August, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Maria Chiara Leva, Alison Kay, Joan Cahill, Gabriel Losa, Sharon Keating, Diogo Serradas, and Nick McDonald , Unique Reporting Form: Flight Crew Auditing of Everyday Performance in an Airline Safety Management Syste, Proceedings, Part II. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5618 , HCI 2009, San Diego, CA, USA, July 2009, Springer, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Rignér, J., Ulfvengren, P., Kay, A., Measuring safety performance - Strategic risk data, EASS, 21st annual European Aviation Safety Seminar, Nicosia, Cyprus, March 16-18, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Leva M.C., Kay, A., Cahill J, Losa G., & Mc Donald N, Collaborative prototyping in the development of an accident reporting form, Irish Egonomics Society, Annual Review, June, 2009, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

M.C. Leva, A.M. Kay, F.Mattei, T. Kontogiannis,M. De Ambroggi, S.Cromie, Dynamic Task Representation Method for a Virtual Reality Application , HCI International , San Diego, U.S.A, July 19-24, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

M.C. Leva, F. Mattei, A. Kay, S. Cromie, The Development of a Tool for Modeling Tasks in Safety Critical, Irish Ergonomic Society Annual Review, Dublin, June, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

M. Chiara Leva, J. Cahill, A. Kay, G. Losa, N. McDonald, The Development of a Unique Report for Performance Monitoring in an Airline Safety Management System, 18th AR2TS symposium, Loughborough, England, 21st - 23rd of April, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Leva M.C, Cahill, J., Kay, A., Losa, G. & Mc Donald, N., The Development of a Unique Report for Performance Monitoring in an Airline Safety Management System, Journal of the Safety and Reliability Society, 29, (4), 2009, p17 - 34 Journal Article, 2009

M.C. Leva, J.Cahill, A.M.Kay, G.Losa, N.McDonald, The Advancement of New Human Factiors Report- 'The Unique Report' - Faciliating Flight Crew Auditing of Performance/Operations as part of an Airline's Safety Management system , Ergonomics , 2009 Journal Article, 2009

Case study in RAF Boeing E3D Sentry in, editor(s)Stanton, N.A., Baber, C. and Harris, D. , Modelling Command and Control- event Analysis of Systematic Teamwork, Hampshire, UK, Ashgate, 2008, pp157 - 180, [Kay, A., Lowe, M., Salmon, P.S., Stewart, R., Tatlock, K. and Wells, L. ] Book Chapter, 2008

Stewart, R.J., Stanton, N.A., Harris, D., Baber, C., Salmon, P., Mock, M., Tatlock, K., Wells, L. and Kay, A. , Distributed Situational Awareness in Airborne Warning and Control Aircraft: application of a novel ergonomics methodology, Cognition, Techology and Work, 10, 2008, p221 - 229 Journal Article, 2008

A. M. Kay, M.C. Leva, S.D. Cromie, N. Solazzi, Competency Framework - A particular use in the technical domain, Psychological Society of Ireland/British Psychological Society joint annual conference, Dublin, April 4-8, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Lower, M., Kay, A.M., Thomas, L.J. and Muir, H., Localizable sound and its application in guiding passengers towards exits during aircraft evacuations, The Fourth Triennial International Aircraft Fire and Cabin Safety Research Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 15-18 November, 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Cahill, J, Kay., A & Howard, V., MIndful Hand Hygiene, 2021 Poster, 2021 TARA - Full Text

O'Sullivan, B.(ed.), Alison Kay, Siobhán Corrigan, Katie O'Byrne & Sam Cromie, A Socio-Technical approach to Reducing & Mitigating the Risk of Retained Foreign Objects, South-Southwest Perioperative Conference, Cork University Hospital, Sept 14th, 2019., 14th September 2019, 2019 Proceedings of a Conference, 2019

McDonald, N., Ward, M., Morrison, R., Corrigan, S., Leva, M.C., Cahill, J. & Kay, A., Systemic Human Factors for Ultra Safe Aviation, Irish Ergonomic Review, 2015 Journal Article, 2015

Recognition

Awards and Honours

UK Ergonomics Society President's Medal 'for significant contributions to original research, the development of methodology and the application of knowledge within the field of ergonomics' 2008