E-books: Health and Safety

  • Statutory Nuisance and Residential Property: Environmental Health Problems in Housing book cover

    Statutory Nuisance and Residential Property

    Environmental Health Problems in Housing, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Battersby, John Pointing

    Statutory Nuisance and Residential Property: Environmental Health Problems in Housing examines the statutory nuisance provisions in the Environmental Protection Act 1990 pertaining to the condition of premises and related problems in housing and compares these with the provisions of the Housing Act…

    eBook – 2019-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environmental Health

  • Handbook of Global Urban Health book cover

    Handbook of Global Urban Health

    1st Edition

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

    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…

    eBook – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    The Metropolis and Modern Life

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

    Peak Performance

    How to Achieve and Sustain Excellence in Operations Management, 1st Edition

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

    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…

    eBook – 2019-05-03
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Improvements in Environment Safety and Health

  • Foundations of Safety Science: A Century of Understanding Accidents and Disasters book cover

    Foundations of Safety Science

    A Century of Understanding Accidents and Disasters, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    How are today’s ‘hearts and minds’ programs linked to a late-19th century definition of human factors as people’s moral and mental deficits? What do Heinrich’s ‘unsafe acts’ from the 1930’s have in common with the Swiss cheese model of the early 1990’s? Why was the reinvention of human factors in…

    eBook – 2019-04-09
    Routledge

  • Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge book cover

    Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Chiara Leva, Tom Kontogiannis, Marko Gerbec, Olga Aneziris

    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. The capability to anticipate, assess and plan for…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge

  • Human Heat Stress book cover

    Human Heat Stress

    1st Edition

    By Ken Parsons

    Thousands of people continue to die from heat. Heat illnesses and advice for preventing heat casualties at work, during heatwaves, sport and the effects of global warming are described. A new perspective on thermoregulation integrates physiological and psychophysical regulated variables. Heat…

    eBook – 2019-02-05
    CRC Press

  • Chemistry of Pyrotechnics: Basic Principles and Theory, Third Edition book cover

    Chemistry of Pyrotechnics

    Basic Principles and Theory, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Chris Mocella, John A. Conkling

    This book provides chemists with technical insight on pyrotechnics and explosives. It emphasizes basic chemical principles and practical, hands-on knowledge in the preparation of energetic materials. It examines the interactions between and adaptations of pyrotechnics to changing technology in…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    CRC Press

  • Health and Safety: Risk Management book cover

    Health and Safety: Risk Management

    5th Edition

    By Tony Boyle

    Health and Safety: Risk Management is the clearest and most comprehensive book on risk management available today. This newly revised fifth edition takes into account new developments in legislation, standards and good practice. ISO 45001, the international health and safety management system…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Transformative Propaganda: Opening the Archives of the British Safety Council book cover

    Transformative Propaganda

    Opening the Archives of the British Safety Council, 1st Edition

    By Mike Esbester

    What do seat belts, life jackets and anti-jack knife technology have in common? They were all the subjects of campaigns run by the British Safety Council since its inception in 1957. James Tye, its charismatic founder and leader for nearly 40 years, created the British Safety Council to bring about…

    eBook – 2018-11-13
    Routledge

  • 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. More than that, an ever-increasing number of organisations are understanding that getting wellbeing right is a win-win that can boost profits or simply make sustainability…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • 101 Case Studies in Construction Management book cover

    101 Case Studies in Construction Management

    1st Edition

    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 a lecturer in construction management. Over 14 chapters, Len Holm has included case studies from real jobsites that cover organization,…

    eBook – 2018-10-11
    Routledge

  • Essentials of Environmental Management book cover

    Essentials of Environmental Management

    3rd Edition

    By Paul Hyde, Paul Reeve

    Over recent years, there has been a rapid expansion in the number of professionals requiring knowledge and skills in environmental management. Today, the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) has over 15,000 members, while the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (…

    eBook – 2018-10-08
    Routledge

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