E-books: Health and Safety

  • Design for Wellbeing: An Applied Approach book cover

    Design for Wellbeing

    An Applied Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Petermans, Rebecca Cain

    Design for Wellbeing charts the development and application of design research to improve the personal and societal wellbeing and happiness of people. It draws together contributions from internationally leading academics and designers to demonstrate the latest thinking and research on the design…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Healthy Homes: Designing with light and air for sustainability and wellbeing book cover

    Healthy Homes

    Designing with light and air for sustainability and wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Nick Baker, Koen Steemers

    It is widely acknowledged that there is an urgent need to transform our housing stock to a better energy performance level. However, improving energy performance should not result in a negative impact on the health, wellbeing and the comfort of building occupants. There are many energy-neutral…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    RIBA Publishing

  • Architecture and Health: Guiding Principles for Practice book cover

    Architecture and Health

    Guiding Principles for Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina Battisto, Jacob J. Wilhelm

    Architecture and Health recognizes the built environment and health as inextricable encouraging a new mind-set for the profession. Over 40 international award-winning projects are included to explore innovative design principles linked to health outcomes. The book is organized into three…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Through Human Systems Engineering book cover

    Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Through Human Systems Engineering

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rod D. Roscoe, Erin K. Chiou, Abigail R. Wooldridge

    Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice through Human Systems Engineering highlights how scholars and practitioners of HSE (inclusively defined to span many fields) can apply their theories and methods to understand and support healthy communities, include and empower diverse populations…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    CRC Press

  • Construction Superintendents: Essential Skills for the Next Generation book cover

    Construction Superintendents

    Essential Skills for the Next Generation, 1st Edition

    By Len Holm, John E. Schaufelberger

    Construction Superintendents: Essential Skills for the Next Generation is the first college-level textbook designed to prepare you to take on a site supervisor role on a complex jobsite. The book covers the responsibilities of superintendents in relation to the jobsite project management team, the…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Housing, Health and Well-Being book cover

    Housing, Health and Well-Being

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Battersby, Véronique Ezratty, David Ormandy

    Housing is a social determinant of health and this book aims to provide a concise source of the theory and evidence on safe and healthy housing to inform students, academics, public and environmental health practitioners, and policy-makers, nationally and internationally. The book reviews the…

    eBook – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environmental Health

  • Roadwork: Theory and Practice book cover

    Roadwork

    Theory and Practice, 6th Edition

    By Malcolm Copson, Peter Kendrick, Steve Beresford

    Roadwork: Theory and Practice, now in its sixth edition, gives the essential information needed by every road worker, highway technician, incorporated, graduate or chartered engineer, not only by explaining the theory of road construction and its associated activities, but by illustrating its…

    eBook – 2019-10-08
    Routledge

  • Bassett's Environmental Health Procedures book cover

    Bassett's Environmental Health Procedures

    9th Edition

    By W.H. Bassett, Tim Deveaux

    Environmental health law is a wide-ranging, detailed and complex body of law within the UK. Bassett’s Environmental Health Procedures is an established and essential reference source which provides an accessible entry into enforcement and administrative procedures for environmental health. The main…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Reliability Data on Fire Sprinkler Systems: Collection, Analysis, Presentation, and Validation book cover

    Reliability Data on Fire Sprinkler Systems

    Collection, Analysis, Presentation, and Validation, 1st Edition

    By Arnstein Fedøy, Ajit Kumar Verma

    This book covers fire and extinguishing theory and reliability theory and how to validate any survey within the field of engineering. It’s based on a year’s study of historical literature, using critical review and document analysis. It covers how data is collected, analyzed, and presented. It…

    eBook – 2019-09-04
    CRC Press

  • Construction Health and Safety in Developing Countries book cover

    Construction Health and Safety in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Manu, Fidelis Emuze, Tarcisio Abreu Saurin, Bonaventura H. W. Hadikusumo

    The global construction sector is infamous for high levels of injuries, accidents and fatalities, and poor health and well-being of its workforce. While this record appears in both developed and developing countries, the situation is worse in developing countries, where major spending on…

    eBook – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Safety Science Research: Evolution, Challenges and New Directions book cover

    Safety Science Research

    Evolution, Challenges and New Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Christophe Le Coze

    Safety Science Research: Evolution, Challenges and New Directions provides a unique perspective into the latest developments of safety science by putting together, for the first time, a new generation of authors with some of the pioneers of the field. Forty years ago, research traditions were…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    CRC Press

  • The Relationship Factor in Safety Leadership: Achieving Success through Employee Engagement book cover

    The Relationship Factor in Safety Leadership

    Achieving Success through Employee Engagement, 1st Edition

    By Rosa Antonia Carrillo

    At the core of The Relationship Factor in Safety Leadership are eight beliefs about human nature that are common to leaders who successfully communicate that safety is important while meeting business results. Using stories and business language the book explains how to create and recover important…

    eBook – 2019-07-11
    Routledge

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