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2nd Edition

Safety, Health, and Asset Protection
Management Essentials, Second Edition

Edited By

Richard Lack

ISBN 9781566703703
Published December 11, 2001 by CRC Press
888 Pages

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Book Description

When you need accurate, up-to-date information in the rapidly changing field of asset protection, you need the most authoritative resource available. You need Safety, Health, and Asset Protection: Management Essentials, Second Edition. It covers regulatory compliance, technical standards, legal aspects, risk management, and training requirements. The chapters on communication and management skills assist you in functioning as an effective member of your unit's management team. In light of the global workplace, the book highlights some of the technical standards and cultural approaches to asset protection in the international arena.

See what's new in the Second Edition:

  • Fire Protection
  • Security
  • Safety Engineering Standards

    Get complete, updated coverage of:
  • Safety and Health Systems Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Professional Management
  • International Developments
  • Standards of Competence

    Written by widely experienced asset protection practitioners and edited by one of the field's most experienced professionals, Safety, Health, and Asset Protection: Management Essentials, Second Edition has been extensively revised and expanded to ensure that you will have the essential information required to maintain competency and confidence in your profession.
  • Table of Contents

    Where Have We Been? R. Lack
    What Works Today? A Safety Professional's Viewpoint, R. Lack
    Safety Program Management Aspects
    Safety Program Organization, R. Lack
    Safety Standards, P. Rice
    Engineering Design and Construction: Safety Management Aspects, S. McConnell
    Overview of the Key Elements of a Systematic Safety Management Program, R. Lack
    Training, Interest and Motivation - Practical Applications that Work, J. Woerner
    Investigating and Reporting Incidents, G. Swartz
    Principles, Objectives, and Techniques for Effective Health and Safety Management, H. Woessner
    Process Safety Management - A Global Impact, M. Hansen
    Modern Management Principles and Their Application to Safety and Health, R. Lack
    Addressing the Human Dynamics of Occupational Safety and Health, E. Geller
    Improving Safety Performance through Cultural Interventions, S. Simon and R. Carillo
    A Holistic, Integrated Approach to Improving Unsafe Attitudes and Behaviors Can Produce Lasting Change, M. Topf
    The Basic Essential of Safety Management: Supportive Organizational Culture, J. Erickson
    Safety Performance Measurement: New Approaches, J. Williams
    Ethics and Professional Conduct within the Safety and Health Profession, P. Ulmer
    Environmental Management Aspects
    Environmental and Hazardous Materials Management Aspects, M. Bowman and R. Spencer
    EPA's Risk Management Program, M. Hansen
    Health Program Management Aspects
    Overview of the Key Elements of an Effective Occupational Health Management Program, B. Cooper, E. Dehr, and A. Lawrence
    Shiftwork: Scheduling Impacts on Safety and Health, J. Seward
    Psychological Risk Factors and Their Effects on Safe Work Performance, B. Newman
    Ergonomics for Managers - A Practitioner's Perspective, D. Morelli
    Principles of Risk Communication, M. Fischman and L. Reinke
    Practical Application of Occupational Health Programs, N. Peterson
    Safety and Health Management: Regulatory Compliance Aspects
    Safety and Health Management - Regulatory Compliance Aspects, G. Gillotti
    The Regulatory Viewpoint - California Standards: A Regulator's Perspective on Safety and Health Management, T. Hanley
    An Employer's Viewpoint - Standards and Compliance, P. Rice
    Legal Aspects
    An Overview of Regulatory Compliance and Legal Liability Issues, M. Hickey and M. Allain
    An Overview of Product Liability, K. Colonna and S. McConnell
    Risk Management Aspects
    Risk Management: Its Application to Safety and Health, G. Colletta
    Asset Protection Management Aspects
    Security, J. Camwood
    Fire Protection: Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Machinery, P. Schontag and R. Panero
    Professional Management Aspects
    How to be a Successful Safety Advisor, R. Lapidus
    Developing Effective Leadership Skills - How to Become a Successful Change Agent in Your Organization, P. Taylor
    Interpersonal Communications, L. Benjamin
    Techniques to Make You a Successful Negotiator, D. Gray
    The Role of a Safety Manager and Safety Leader, M. Settles
    Essentials of Effective Influence, J. Adams
    Creative Problem-Solving Techniques, A. Robinson and H. Young
    Effective Writing: Guidelines for Clear Communication, Y. Alexander
    Managing Diversity in the Workplace, S. Thiederman
    Total Quality Management and Safety and Health, R. Lack
    Integrating Quality, Health, Safety, and Environmental Issues Into One Management System, M. Hansen
    Beyond Teamwork: How the Safety and Health Practitioner Can Foster the New Workplace Community, C. Shaffer
    New Directions in Safety Communications, B. Zahara
    Training Aspects
    Managing Workplace Safety and Health Training, M. Bishow
    Safety and Health Employee Training Sessions, M. Bishow and R. Lack
    Developing Effective Presentation Skills, R. Fish and K. Braly
    International Developments
    Global Safety and Health Management, K. Seabrook
    International Organization for Standards ISO 9000:1994 and ISO 9000:2000: The Effect on the Global Safety Community, M. Hansen
    Standards of Competence
    Standards of Competence, R. Brauer
    Afterword: The Future
    Where are We Going? - An Educator's Perspective, J. Thomas
    Safety and Health: Managing Using Computer Technology, D. Fender
    The Safety and Health Professional of the Future, R. Lack

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