Built Environment: Health and Safety

  • Organised Wellbeing: Proven and Practical Lessons from Safety Excellence book cover

    Organised Wellbeing

    Proven and Practical Lessons from Safety Excellence, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Marsh, Louise Ward

    Wellbeing is now at the top of almost everyone’s agenda and many technical books have been published on the topic. Increasing organisations are understanding that it’s a win-win that can boost profits or simply make sustainability viable. Organised Wellbeing: Proven and Practical Lessons from…

    Hardback – 2018-12-03 
    Routledge

  • Survival Craft and Rescue Boats book cover

    Survival Craft and Rescue Boats

    By Abdul Khalique

    Survival Craft and Rescue Boats covers everything seafarers need to know in order to pass STCW proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats, and STCW proficiency in fast rescue boat courses.…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety: Risk Management book cover

    Health and Safety: Risk Management

    5th Edition

    By Tony Dr Boyle

    Paperback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge

  • 101 Case Studies in Construction Management book cover

    101 Case Studies in Construction Management

    By Len Holm

    This book provides 101 real life construction management case studies from an author with over 40 years’ experience in the construction industry and as lecturer in construction management. Over 14 chapters Len Holm has included case studies from real jobsites that cover: organisation, procurement,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Delivering Resilient Health Care book cover

    Delivering Resilient Health Care

    Edited by Erik Hollnagel, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Robert L. Wears

    Health care is under tremendous pressure regarding efficiency, safety, and economic viability. It has responded by adopting techniques that have been useful in other industries, such as quality management, lean production, and high reliability – although with limited, and all-too-often…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22 
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety Management: An Alternative Approach to Reducing Accidents, Injury and Illness at Work book cover

    Health and Safety Management

    An Alternative Approach to Reducing Accidents, Injury and Illness at Work

    By John White

    Human error contributes to at least 80% of workplace accidents and near-misses. By applying the principles of marginal gain and using lessons drawn from the high risk world of outdoor adventure, this book provides a variety of practical solutions that will reduce the incidence of human error in the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-13 
    CRC Press

  • Food Safety and Inspection: An Introduction book cover

    Food Safety and Inspection

    An Introduction

    By Madeleine Smith

    The process of food inspection relies on an inspector's understanding of the intrinsic hazards associated with individual foods. Whereas spoilage can usually be determined through a simple organoleptic assessment, the judgment of whether a food is fit for human consumption requires an evaluation of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-06 
    Routledge

  • Naked Safety: Exploring The Dynamics of Safety in a Fast-Changing World book cover

    Naked Safety

    Exploring The Dynamics of Safety in a Fast-Changing World

    By Andrew Sharman

    Workplace safety has never been seen as sexy, clever or cool. Fraught with legislative hurdles, ambiguous policy and complex procedures, despite its alleged importance safety has lost its way. For many organisations safety is seen as burdensome and bureaucratic and has become little more than…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge

  • Fixed Offshore Platforms:Structural Design for Fire Resistance book cover

    Fixed Offshore Platforms:Structural Design for Fire Resistance

    By Mavis Sika Okyere

    This book examines the fire-resistant design of fixed offshore platforms. It describes the required loading, load combinations, strength and stability checks for structural elements. It also explains the design of tubular joints, fatigue analysis, dynamic analysis, and impact analysis, Fire…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    CRC Press

  • Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster book cover

    Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster

    Edited by Mitsuo Yamakawa, Daisaku Yamamoto

    The Fukushima disaster continues to appear in national newspapers when there is another leakage of radiation-contaminated water, evacuation designations are changed, or major compensation issues arise and so remains far from over. However, after five years, attention and research towards the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Environmental Health and Housing: Issues for Public Health book cover

    Environmental Health and Housing

    Issues for Public Health, 2nd Edition

    By Jill Stewart, Zena Lynch

    The second edition of Environmental Health and Housing has been completely updated to cover the contemporary issues in public health that have emerged in recent years. With a theory and practice approach to public health, this edition focuses more on population health, health protection and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge

  • Siting Noxious Facilities: Integrating Location Economics and Risk Analysis to Protect Environmental Health and Investments book cover

    Siting Noxious Facilities

    Integrating Location Economics and Risk Analysis to Protect Environmental Health and Investments

    By Michael R Greenberg

    Siting Noxious Facilities explains and illustrates processes and criteria used to site noxious manufacturing and waste management facilities. It proposes a framework that integrates economic location analysis and risk analysis, emphasizing the reduction of uncertainty. This book begins by…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

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