Health & Safety Products

  • Electrical Safety and the Law

    5th Edition

    By John M Madden

    Electrical Safety and the Law describes the hazards and risks from the use of electricity, explaining with the help of case studies and accident statistics the types of accidents that occur and how they can be prevented by the use of safe installations, equipment and working practices. It describes…

    Paperback – 2017-02-09 

  • Fitting the Human

    Introduction to Ergonomics / Human Factors Engineering, Seventh Edition

    By Karl H.E. Kroemer

    This new edition undergraduate introductory textbook follows the motto of the previous versions: "Solid information, easy-to-read, easy to understand, easy to apply." The aim remains the same: "Human engineering" workplaces, tools, machinery, computers, lighting, shiftwork, work demands, the…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2017-01-19 
    CRC Press

  • Fire Safety and Risk Management Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH National Fire Certificate

    By Jonathan Backhouse, Ed Ferrett

    The Fire Safety and Risk Management Revision Guide: for the NEBOSH Fire Certificate is the perfect revision aid for students preparing to take their NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management. As well as being a handy companion volume to the Fire Protection Association textbook…

    Paperback – 2016-12-22 

  • Health and Safety Communication

    A Practical Guide Forward

    By David S. Anderson, Richard E. Miller

    Health and Safety Communication: A Practical Guide Forward is an easy introduction to the principles and practice of health and safety communications, providing all you need to know to design and implement communications efforts on a wide range of health and safety topics and issues. Whether…

    Paperback – 2016-12-21 

  • Airborne Occupational Hazards in Sewer Systems

    By Amy Forsgren, Kristina Brinck

    Sewer systems fall into the category "out of sight, out of mind" – they seldom excite interest. But when things go wrong with the air in the sewer system, they go very wrong. Consequences can be dramatic and devastating: sewer workers killed instantly by poisonous gas when they lift a sewer lid, or…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    CRC Press

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics in Practice

    Improving System Performance and Human Well-Being in the Real World

    Edited by Steven Shorrock, Claire Williams

    This edited book concerns the real practice of human factors and ergonomics (HF/E), conveying the perspectives and experiences of practitioners and other stakeholders in a variety of industrial sectors, organisational settings and working contexts. The book blends literature on the nature of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13 
    CRC Press

  • Risk-based, Management-led, Audit-driven, Safety Management Systems

    By Ron C. McKinnon

    Risk-based, Management-led, Audit-driven, Safety Management Systems, explains what a safety management system (SMS) is, and how it reduces risk in order to prevent accidental losses in an organization. It advocates the integration of safety and health into the day-to-day management of the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08 
    CRC Press

  • Just Culture

    Restoring Trust and Accountability in Your Organization, Third Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    A just culture is a culture of trust, learning and accountability. It is particularly important when an incident has occurred; when something has gone wrong. How do you respond to the people involved? What do you do to minimize the negative impact, and maximize learning? This third edition of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24
    CRC Press

  • Quality-I Is Safety-ll

    The Integration of Two Management Systems

    By Sasho Andonov

    This book deals with the present and future situation with Quality and Safety management Systems (QMS and SMS). It presents new ideas, points to the basic misunderstandings in the two management systems, and covers a wide range of industries, as well as providing a practical assessment of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24
    CRC Press

  • Fall Prevention and Protection

    Principles, Guidelines, and Practices

    Edited by Hongwei Hsiao, PhD

    This book covers a wealth of knowledge from experts and informed stakeholders on the best ways to understand, prevent, and control fall-related risk exposures. Featured are subjects on: (1) a public health view of fall problems and strategic goals; (2) the sciences behind human falls and injury…

    Hardback – 2016-10-20
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Design Error

    A Human Factors Approach

    By Ronald William Day

    This book shows how to identify potential design errors and modify procedures in the design process to mitigate design-induced error. Real life examples are used to demonstrate the points being made. Many of the concerns raised in the book have come from a worldwide study conducted with designers,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-06
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Teen and Novice Drivers

    Research, Practice, Policy, and Directions

    Edited by Donald L Fisher, Jeff Caird, William Horrey, Lana Trick

    Despite a growing body of research and targeted remediation, teenage and novice drivers continue to be six to nine times more likely to die in a crash than they are when they are just a few years older. The World Health Organization reports that road traffic injuries are the leading cause of death…

    Hardback – 2016-09-21
    CRC Press

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