Environmental Health & Safety Products

  • Crime, Violence, and Global Warming

    1st Edition

    By John P. Crank, Linda S. Jacoby

    Crime, Violence, and Global Warming introduces the many connections between climate change and criminal activity. Conflict over natural resources can escalate to state and non-state actors, resulting in wars, asymmetrical warfare, and terrorism. Crank and Jacoby apply criminological theory to each…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge

  • Food Safety and Informal Markets

    Animal Products in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristina Roesel, Delia Grace

    Animal products are vital components of the diets and livelihoods of people across sub-Saharan Africa. They are frequently traded in local, unregulated markets and this can pose significant health risks. This volume presents an accessible overview of these issues in the context of food safety,…

    Hardback – 2014-10-13
    Routledge

  • Manual of Environmental Management

    1st Edition

    By Adrian Belcham

    Manual of Environmental Management is a practical guide for those involved in the control and reduction of environmental impacts in organisations. This comprehensive and practical guide takes you through the main environmental challenges organisations face and the improvement strategies used…

    Hardback – 2014-09-24
    Routledge

  • The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Disaster

    Investigating the Myth and Reality, 1st Edition

    By The Independent Investigation on the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

    When the Nuclear Safety Commission in Japan reviewed safety-design guidelines for nuclear plants in 1990, the regulatory agency explicitly ruled out the need to consider prolonged AC power loss. In other words, nothing like the catastrophe at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station was…

    Paperback – 2014-02-20
    Routledge

  • Bassett's Environmental Health Procedures

    8th Edition

    By W.H. Bassett, Tim Deveaux

    Environmental health law is a wide-ranging, detailed and complex body of law within the UK. 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 legal…

    Hardback – 2014-01-09
    Routledge

  • The Healthy Indoor Environment

    How to assess occupants' wellbeing in buildings, 1st Edition

    By Philomena M. Bluyssen

    Despite policy directives, standards and guidelines, indoor environmental quality is still poor in many cases. The Healthy Indoor Environment, winner of the 2016 IDEC Book Award, aims to help architects, building engineers and anyone concerned with the wellbeing of building occupants to better…

    Hardback – 2013-11-12
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Environmental Management

    for the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management, 1st Edition

    By Brian Waters

    This endorsed handbook is directly aligned to the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management, with each element of the syllabus explained in detail. Includes sample NEBOSH questions and case studies to aid learning Up to date and aligned with the revised 2012 specification Over 100 images,…

    Paperback – 2013-04-02
    Routledge

  • Ecological Public Health

    Reshaping the Conditions for Good Health, 1st Edition

    By Geof Rayner, Tim Lang

    What is public health? To some, it is about drains, water, food and housing, all requiring engineering and expert management. To others, it is the State using medicine or health education and tackling unhealthy lifestyles.  This book argues that public health thinking needs an overhaul, a…

    Paperback – 2012-04-23
    Routledge

  • Public Safety and Risk Assessment

    Improving Decision Making, 1st Edition

    By David J. Ball, Laurence Ball-King

    This book aims to encourage a more reflective, multidisciplinary approach to public safety, and the 'reenfranchisement' of those affected by this new phenomenon. Over the past decade health and safety has become a major issue of public interest. There are countless stories of health and safety…

    Paperback – 2011-09-07
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Tolley's Handbook of Disaster and Emergency Management

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Tony Moore, Raj Lakha

    The Civil Contingencies Act 2004 modernised the UK’s approach to disaster and emergency management, taking into account the kinds of threats the country faces in the 21st century, including terrorist threats and threats to the environment. This third edition of the Tolley’s Handbook of Disaster and…

    Hardback – 2006-10-12
    Routledge

  • Safety with Machinery

    2nd Edition

    By John Ridley, Dick Pearce

    John Ridley and Dick Pearce, both recognized specialists in machinery safety, guide the reader through the various standards, regulations and best practices relating to the safe design and use of machinery and show which standard is relevant for which type of machine. Safety with Machinery provides…

    Hardback – 2005-12-12
    Routledge

  • Stress at Work

    1st Edition

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Work-related stress and resulting sickness absence costs the UK economy about £3.7 billion every year (HSE research). In this jargon-free guide, Jeremy Stranks explains what stress is and what causes it, how people respond to stress and cope with it, how stress can be evaluated and managed and what…

    Paperback – 2005-03-15
    Routledge

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