Health & Safety Products

  • Company Success in Manufacturing Organizations

    A Holistic Systems Approach

    By Ana M. Ferreras, Lesia L. Crumpton-Young

    In the past, company success was typically measured by financial indicators. Lately though, non-financial measures such as employee morale have become popular. Although there are approaches that look into quantitative and qualitative performance measures affecting company success, none of them…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    CRC Press
    Systems Innovation Book Series

  • Human Safety and Risk Management

    A Psychological Perspective, Third Edition

    By A. Ian Glendon, Sharon Clarke

    The third edition of a bestseller, Human Safety and Risk Management: A Psychological Perspective incorporates a decade of new research and development to provide you with a comprehensive and contemporary guide to the psychology of risk and workplace safety. A major enhancement is reflected in the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    CRC Press

  • Safe Design and Construction of Machinery

    Regulation, Practice and Performance

    By Elizabeth Bluff

    The origin of this book is the compelling evidence that a high proportion of machinery-related deaths and injuries are attributable to genuine and serious risks originating within machine design and construction. This trend continues despite significant legal obligations, notably the European…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    CRC Press

  • Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management

    By Helen Lingard, Steve Rowlinson

    With the increase in legislation and the drive for ever-greater efficiency and accountability, health and safety in construction is becoming an increasingly important subject. This book covers the essential issues that apply specifically to construction projects, including the nature and causes of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Health Systems Improvement Across the Globe

    Success Stories from 60 Countries

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

    Following on from 2015’s Healthcare Reform, Quality and Safety: Perspectives, Participants, Partnerships and Prospects in 30 Countries, this book encompasses a global perspective on health care while shifting the focus from reform to showcasing success stories of healthcare systems worldwide. It…

    Hardback – 2017-07-26 
    CRC Press

  • Increasing Motorcycle Conspicuity

    Design and Assessment of Interventions to Enhance Rider Safety

    By Lars Rößger, Michael G. Lenné

    It’s a widely recognised trend that powered-two-wheelers' (PTWs) use has been steadily increasing and is projected to increase further. While providing benefits to the community in the form of reduced traffic congestion and environmental benefits, the risks to PTW riders remain and visibility will…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press
    The Human Factors of Simulation and Assessment Series

  • Handbook of Chemical Regulations

    Benchmarking, Implementation, and Engineering Concepts

    Edited by Martha J. Boss, Brad Boss, Cybil Boss, Dennis W. Day

    The first book of its kind, Handbook of Chemical Regulations: Benchmarking, Implementation, and Engineering Concepts introduces the concept of global harmonization and interlinks between regulations and examines the reasons behind major requirements for chemical manufacture, article production, and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Patient Safety Culture

    Theory, Methods and Application

    Edited by Patrick Waterson

    How safe are hospitals? Why do some hospitals have higher rates of accident and errors involving patients? How can we accurately measure and assess staff attitudes towards safety? How can hospitals and other healthcare environments improve their safety culture and minimize harm to patients? These…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Safety Professional's Reference and Study Guide, Second Edition

    By W. David Yates

    While there are numerous technical resources available, often you have to search through a plethora of them to find the information you use on a daily basis. And maintaining a library suitable for a comprehensive practice can become quite costly. The new edition of a bestseller, Safety…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Healthcare Reform, Quality and Safety

    Perspectives, Participants, Partnerships and Prospects in 30 Countries

    By Jeffrey Braithwaite, Yukihiro Matsuyama, Julie Johnson

    This book offers a global perspective on healthcare reform and its relationship with efforts to improve quality and safety. It looks at the ways reforms have developed in 30 countries, and specifically the impact national reform initiatives have had on the quality and safety of care. It explores…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental and Human Health

    Risk Management in Developing Countries

    Edited by Eddie N. Laboy-Nieves, Mattheus F.A. Goosen, Evens Emmanuel

    Many countries experience lack of harmony among economic development, environmental management and human health. As a consequence, public health, the integrity of ecosystems, and the efforts to reach environmental sustainability, have been adversely affected. The complexity, frequency and magnitude…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Human Reliability Assessment Theory and Practice

    By Anthony J. Spurgin

    A continually evolving discipline, human reliability assessment (HRA) has elements of controversy from the definition of terms to the application of appropriate methods for the representation of human failure probability. The idea that human error is a random event is falling out of favor and the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

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