Built Environment: Health and Safety

  • 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

  • Handbook of Global Urban Health book cover

    Handbook of Global Urban Health

    Edited by Igor Vojnovic, Amber Pearson, Asiki Gershim, Adriana Allen, Geoff DeVerteuil

    Through interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives, and with an emphasis on exploring patterns as well as distinct and unique conditions across the globe, this collection examines advanced and cutting-edge theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of the health of urban…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    The Metropolis and Modern Life

  • Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge book cover

    Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge

    Edited by Maria C. Leva, Tom Kontogiannis, Marko Gerbec, Olga Aneziri

    Adopting a strategic approach to risk management can maximize competitiveness and profitability. Total Safety and Productivity approaches offer managers a set of methods and tools to apply a Total Safety Management (TSM) philosophy to achieve this.  A professional approach to risk and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    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 – 2018-08-29 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-08-07 
    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 – 2018-07-24 
    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 – 2018-06-22 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2018-06-19 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • 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 – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Audits: A Risk-based Approach book cover

    Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Audits

    A Risk-based Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Stephen Asbury

    Internal auditing is an essential tool for managing compliance, and for initiating and driving continual improvement in any organization’s systematic HSEQ performance. Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Audits includes the latest health and safety, environmental and quality management…

    Paperback – 2018-04-12
    Routledge

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