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Safety, Health, and Asset Protection

Management Essentials, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

Edited by Richard Lack

CRC Press

888 pages

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Hardback: 9781566703703
pub: 2001-12-11
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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

    Subject Categories

    BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
    LAW / Environmental
    SCIENCE / Environmental Science
    TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety