Health and Safety Products

  • Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments, 1st Edition

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Fall Prevention Through Design in Construction

    The Benefits of Mobile Computing, 1st Edition

    By Imriyas Kamardeen

    The role of designers has traditionally been to design a building so that it conforms to accepted local building codes. The safety of workers is left up to the contractor building the designs. Research shows, however, that designers can have an especially strong influence on construction safety…

    Hardback – 2015-06-18
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Sustainable Food Systems

    Building a New Paradigm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Terry Marsden, Adrian Morley

    In response to the challenges of a growing population and food security, there is an urgent need to construct a new agri-food sustainability paradigm. This book brings together an integrated range of key social science insights exploring the contributions and interventions necessary to build this…

    Paperback – 2015-05-27
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Anthropology and Risk

    1st Edition

    By Asa Boholm

    Drawing on theory from anthropology, sociology, organisation studies and philosophy, this book addresses how the perception, communication and management of risk is shaped by culturally informed and socially embedded knowledge and experience. It provides an account of how interpretations of risk in…

    Paperback – 2015-05-05
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Occupational Safety and Hygiene III

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pedro M. Arezes, João Santos Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patrício Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, A. Sergio Miguel, Gonçalo Perestrelo

    The papers published in Occupational Safety and Hygiene III cover the following topics:- Occupational safety- Risk assessment- Safety management- Ergonomics- Management systems- Environmental ergonomics- Physical environments- Construction safety, and- Human factors.The contributions are based on…

    Hardback – 2015-02-02
    CRC Press

  • Easy Guide to Health and Safety

    2nd Edition

    By Phil Hughes, Liz Hughes

    Do you need to get to grips with health and safety principles but don’t have time to wade through reams of legislation and guidance? Do you need practical step-by-step guidance on health and safety issues for your small business? Then this is the book for you. Building on the success of the first…

    Paperback – 2015-01-29
    Routledge

  • Disasters

    Learning the Lessons for a Safer World, 1st Edition

    By David Eves

    This is a reprint of ISBN 978-0-901357-46-5 Disasters: learning the lessons for a safer world is both a tribute to the victims of past safety failures and a warning against complacency and cutting corners today. It also recognises the achievements of health and safety professionals and others in…

    Paperback – 2015-01-26
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Construction Management

    1st Edition

    By Fred Sherratt

    Management in the construction industry is a complex task, with team members often undertaking hazardous work, complying with stacks of regulations and legal requirements, and under the constant threat of plans going awry, however there is no need for all construction management textbooks to be so…

    Paperback – 2015-01-15
    Routledge

  • Ergonomics in Action

    A Practical Guide for the Workplace, 1st Edition

    By Celine McKeown

    This is a reprint of 978-0-901357-47-2 Ergonomics in action: a practical guide for the workplace is a no-nonsense introduction to the principles of workplace ergonomics. The book is very user-friendly and written in a clear, jargon-free style, and gives straightforward explanations and practical…

    Paperback – 2014-12-05
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Health and Safety Law

    A Student Reference, 1st Edition

    By David Branson

    An Introduction to Health and Safety Law provides a clear, concise overview of health and safety law in the United Kingdom. With reference to the European Union, this book discusses criminal and civil liability at length to provide a clear understanding of this area of law which has been subject to…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Oil and Gas Operational Safety

    Revision Guide for the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety, 1st Edition

    By Wise Global Training Ltd

    This companion to Introduction to Oil and Gas Operational Safety will help you to prepare for the written assessment of the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety. Aligned directly to the NEBOSH syllabus, this revision guide includes learning outcomes and…

    Paperback – 2014-11-14
    Routledge

  • 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

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