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  • Understanding Laser Accidents

    By Ken Barat

    Understanding Laser Accidents provides a comprehensive reference addressing the full spectrum of laser accidents. Starting with a fundamental review of biological effects, this book details why laser accidents occur, as well as real-world tips on how to avoid mistakes, preparing for accidents,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    CRC Press

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics for the Gulf Cooperation Council

    Processes, Technologies, and Practices

    Edited by Shatha N. Samman

    With a combined GDP (Gross Domestic Product) growth of 65% since 1998 and a current valued estimate of $1.6 trillion, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), which includes Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates Countries, is projected to exceed $2.0 trillion by 2020.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-02 
    CRC Press

  • Safety Law

    Legal Aspects in Occupational Safety and Health

    By Thomas D. Schneid

    For new and entry level safety professionals who don't have a clue regarding the legalities involved in the safety and health profession. This book is designed for those in the profession with limited knowledge of legal aspects impacting the function of their jobs.The book starts off with a review…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11 
    CRC Press
    Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

  • Healthcare Systems

    Future Predictions for Global Care

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Russell Mannion, Yukihiro Matsuyama, Paul Shekelle, Stuart Whittaker, Samir Al-Adawi

    This book brings together professionals who have dedicated their careers to the health system. It presents a canvas to paint their prediction of the future of health care. This third book compliments the previous two books, "Healthcare Reform, Quality, and Safety: Perspectives, Participants,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-21 
    CRC Press

  • Industrial Hygiene

    Improving Worker Health through an Operational Risk Approach

    By Frances Alston, Emily J. Millikin, Willie Piispanen

    Most of the industrial hygiene books on the market present traditional/basic fundamentals of the discipline. This book will distinguish itself because it integrates risk management techniques into managing and protecting workers and the public. The application and integration of risk into the…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Improvements in Environment Safety and Health

  • Human-Centered Design for Mining Equipment and New Technology

    By Tim Horberry, Robin Burgess-Limerick, Lisa J. Steiner

    This book introduces Human-Centered Design (HCD) and outlines the benefits of the approach for mining equipment and new technology. It is a process that aims to make equipment and systems more usable and acceptable by focusing on the end user, their tasks, their work environment, or use context.…

    Paperback – 2018-02-16
    CRC Press

  • Principles and Practices of Aquatic Law

    Edited by John Robert Fletemeyer

    This book presents the best practices and principles related to aquatic law and risk management. Its focus is injury and death occurring in aquatic environments including the ocean, pools, water parks, canals, rivers, lakes, dams, etc. It discusses the importance of aquatic risk management as it…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07
    CRC Press

  • Errors in Organizations

    Edited by David A. Hofmann, Michael Frese

    Despite the significance and prevalence of errors in organizations, there has been no attempt within the field of Industrial and Organizational Psychology to create a single source summarizing what we know regarding errors in organizations and providing a focused effort toward identifying…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01
    Routledge
    SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series

  • Safety, Reliability, Human Factors, and Human Error in Nuclear Power Plants

    By B.S. Dhillon

    Each year billions of dollars are being spent in the area of nuclear power generation to design, construct, manufacture, operate, and maintain various types of systems around the globe. Many times these systems fail due to safety, reliability, human factors, and human error related problems. The…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    CRC Press

  • Physical Hazards of the Workplace, Second Edition

    By Barry Spurlock

    The recognition and control of  hazards in the work environment are the cornerstone of every company’s safety and health plan. Every workplace contains dangers, especially those devoted to technology, machinery, and potentially hazardous material. This book provides you with the information…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11
    CRC Press
    Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

  • Handbook of Emergency Management Concepts

    A Step-by-Step Approach

    By Michael L. Madigan

    This book provides a step-by-step process that focuses on how to develop, practice, and maintain emergency plans that reflect what must be done before, during, and after a disaster, in order to protect people and property. The communities who preplan and mitigate prior to any incident will be…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11
    CRC Press

  • Safe Work Practices for Wastewater Treatment Plants, Third Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman, Kathern D. Welsh

    This book details how to start and maintain a successful safety program in a municipal or industrial water or wastewater plant with special emphasis on the practical implementation. This new edition provides the latest OSHA regulations and recommendations, and each chapter has been updated with new…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06
    CRC Press

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