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Research Profile

Mr Neil Ellis 


Selected Publications

Professional and Popular Journals

Ellis, N. (2010) Seafarers’ well-being: The role of ship design, Seaways, The International Journal of the Nautical Institute, January 2010, p14-16.

Ellis, N. (2009) ‘Life at Sea: Room for Improvement? ', Nautilus International Telegraph, London: August 2009, pg24-25.

Ellis, N. (2008) 'Why should seafarers care about what researchers do?', The Sea, London: Mission to Seafarers, Issue 193 May/Jun 2008, pp4-5.

Ellis, N. (2007) 'How to take some of the stress out of the job', The Sea, London: Mission to Seafarers, Issue 185 Jan/Feb 2007, pp4-5.

Ellis, N. (2005) ‘Key concerns about safety at sea’, The Sea, issue 177, Sept/Oct, p4.

Ellis, N. (2004) ‘Fatigue: what’s known and what’s being done’, The Sea, London: Mission to Seafarers, Issue 172, Nov/Dec, pp 4-5.

 

Articles

Ellis, N., Bloor, M., Sampson, H. (2010) Patterns of Seafarer Injuries, Maritime Policy & Management, 37(2): 121-128 ISSN 0308-8839.

Allen, P., Burke, A., Ellis, N., (2003) ‘A cross-vessel survey of seafarers examining factors associated with fatigue’, Contemporary Ergonomics 2003, pp125-130. Edited by Paul McCabe, London: Taylor & Francis.

Burke, A., Ellis, N., Allen, P., (2003) ‘The impact of work patterns on stress and fatigue among offshore worker populations’, Contemporary Ergonomics 2003, pp131-136. Edited by Paul McCabe, London: Taylor & Francis.

Ellis, N., Allen, P., Burke, A., (2003) ‘The influence of noise and motion on sleep, mood and performance of seafarers’, Contemporary Ergonomics 2003, pp137-142. Edited by Paul McCabe, London: Taylor & Francis.

Upton, D. Ellis, N. and Thompson, P., (2000) ‘Epilepsy and the Family: A Review of Current Literature’. Seizure - European Journal of Epilepsy, 9 (1). pp. 22-30.

 

Research Reports

Bailey, N., Ellis, N., Sampson, H. (2010) 'SIRC Report to the PYA on Living and Working Conditions Aboard Yachts', commissioned by the Professional Yachtsmen's Association.

Bailey, N., Ellis, N., Sampson, H. (2010) Safety and Perceptions of Risk: A Comparison Between Respondent Perceptions and Recorded Accident Data, SIRC Publication, October, ISBN: 1-900174-38-3 and online: www.sirc.cf.ac.uk

Bailey, N., Ellis, N., Sampson, H. (2008) 'Training and Technology Onboard Ship: How seafarers learned to use the shipboard Automatic Identification System (AIS)', SIRC Publication, July, ISBN: 1-900174-34-0.

Ellis, N., Sampson, H. (2008) 'The Global Labour Market for Seafarers Working Aboard Merchant Cargo Ships 2003', SIRC Publication, June, ISBN: 1-900174-35-9.

Bailey, N., Ellis, N., Sampson, H. (2007) 'Perceptions of Risk in the Maritime Industry: Personal Injury', SIRC Publication, October , ISBN: 1-900174-32-4.

Bailey, N., Ellis, N., Sampson, H. (2006) 'Perceptions of Risk in the Maritime Industry: Ship Casualty', SIRC: Cardiff University, August, ISBN: 1-900174-29-4.

Ellis, N., Sampson, H., Aguado, J. C., Baylon, A,, Del Rosario, L., Lim, Y. F., Veiga, J. (2005), What Seafarers think of CBT, SIRC: Cardiff University, ISBN: 1-900174-28-6.

Smith, A., Lane, T., Bloor, M., Allen, P., Burke, A., Ellis, N. (2003) ‘Fatigue Offshore: Phase 2. The short sea and coastal shipping industry’. Seafarers International Research Centre (SIRC).

 

SIRC Reports

Ellis, N., Sampson, H., Acejo, I., Tang, L., Turgo, N., Zhao, Z. (2012) 'Seafarer Accommodation on Contemporary Cargo Ships', Cardiff, December, ISBN 1-900174-43-X, online at www.sirc.cf.ac.uk.

Bailey, N., Ellis, N., Sampson H. (2012) 'Exploring differences in perceptions of risk, and its management, amongst personnel directly associated with the operation of ships', SIRC Publication, April, ISBN 1-900174-42-1 www.sirc.cf.ac.uk.

 

Other Reports

Sampson, H., Ellis, N., Gould. E., Tang, L., Turgo, N., Zhao, Z. (2012) ‘Safety and Shipping 1912-2012’, Report commissioned by Allianz which underpins their subsequent publication ‘Safety and Shipping 1912-2012: From Titanic to Costa Concordia, an insurer’s perspective from Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty’ available from Allianz GCS.

 

Conference Papers

Ellis, N., Sampson, H., Wadsworth, E. (2011) ‘Fatalities at Sea’ SIRC Symposium Proceedings 2011, Cardiff University, July, ISBN: 1-900174-39-1

Ellis, N. (2009) Vessel Design and the Well-Being of Seafarers. SIRC Symposium, Cardiff University, July, ISBN 1-900174-36-7.

Ellis, N., Bloor, M, and Sampson, H. (2009) Patterns in Injury Reporting. SIRC Symposium, Cardiff University, July, ISBN 1-900174-36-7.

Ellis, N. (2008) ‘Accident and Incident Data: The Perceptions of the Risk of Certain Incidents Versus the Reality of Reported Data’ 2nd International Scientific Maritime Conference: Human Resources in the Shipping Industry: New Trends and Challenges in the 21st Century.  Mediterranean Hotel, Limassol, 21-22 November.

Ellis, N . (2007) 'Accident and incident data', SIRC Symposium, Cardiff University, July, ISBN 1-900174-31-6.

Ellis, N. (2005) ‘Safety and perceptions of risk’, SIRC Symposium, Cardiff University, July, ISBN 1-900174-26-X.

 

Books

Ellis, N., Jain, A., Leka, S., (2006) ‘Work Stress Prevention and Management: A Practical Guide for Organisations’, Institute of Work, Health and Organisations, University of Nottingham, ISBN 0-9554365-0-8.