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Sustainable Improvements in Environment Safety and Health

About the Series

This new series is designed to provide information and guidance to individuals, companies, and institutions in a collation of books that will provide current information that can improve their processes, practices, and knowledge. Books in the series will consist of approximately 225 to 300 printed pages and is expected to sell for approximately $99.95 and above. Targeted books and committed authors so far are as follows: "Industrial Hygiene: A Practical Approach", Alston, "Leadership Models and Application", Milikin, "Developing and Maintaining an ISO compliant Risk Management Program", Drager, "Succession Planning in a Lean Environment", Piispanen, "The Legal Aspects of Environment Safety & Health", Drager

6 Series Titles

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Strategic Environmental Performance Obtaining and Sustaining Compliance

Strategic Environmental Performance: Obtaining and Sustaining Compliance

1st Edition

By Frances Alston, Brian K. Perkins
November 19, 2020

Protecting our environment has never been more important than it is today in the wake of climate change and the ever-increasing demand on natural resources due to the expanding world population. Environmental protection has been increasingly discussed by concerned citizen groups and politicians in ...

Peak Performance How to Achieve and Sustain Excellence in Operations Management

Peak Performance: How to Achieve and Sustain Excellence in Operations Management

1st Edition

By Patricia Melton Allen, Frances E. Alston, Emily Millikin DeKerchove
May 21, 2019

The key to success and reaching peak performance is integrating three processes to optimize business through the use of human performance improvement tools, lean thinking, operational excellence, along with a strong organizational culture as the underpinning. These components form the basis of the ...

The Legal Aspects of Industrial Hygiene and Safety

The Legal Aspects of Industrial Hygiene and Safety

1st Edition

By Kurt W. Dreger
September 21, 2018

The Legal Aspects of Industrial Hygiene and Safety explores various legal issues that are often encountered by Industrial Hygiene and Safety managers during their careers. A description is presented of the various legal concepts and processes that often arise in the IH/S practice, including tort, ...

Industrial Hygiene Improving Worker Health through an Operational Risk Approach

Industrial Hygiene: Improving Worker Health through an Operational Risk Approach

1st Edition

By Frances Alston, Emily J. Millikin, Willie Piispanen
February 27, 2018

Over the past forty years, the Industrial Hygiene profession has significantly grown, and is expected to continue to grow as workplaces evolve in the development, management, and usage of hazardous materials. This growth in the profession is also related to the shift in public knowledge and ...

Safety Culture and High-Risk Environments A Leadership Perspective

Safety Culture and High-Risk Environments: A Leadership Perspective

1st Edition

By Cindy L. Caldwell
September 21, 2017

This book provides leaders in high risk industries a better understanding of how their values and behaviors can influence the organization's safety culture and improve its capacity to bounce back from failure. Examples are illustrated through case studies and practical tools are provided to ...

Lean Implementation Applications and Hidden Costs

Lean Implementation: Applications and Hidden Costs

1st Edition

By Frances Alston
April 11, 2017

This book will address key organizational issues that must be considered and addressed when implementing Lean business practices. The book offers solutions for many of the challenges, provides a resource that leaders can use in addressing cultural and regulatory issues, provides means to address ...

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