Occupational Health and Safety Products

  • The Design, Implementation, and Audit of Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    1st Edition

    By Ron C. McKinnon

    This book covers the design, implementation, and auditing of structured occupational health and safety management systems (SMS), sometimes referred to as safety programs. Every workplace has a form of SMS in place as required by safety regulations and laws. The Design, Implementation, and Audit of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-13 
    CRC Press
    Workplace Safety, Risk Management, and Industrial Hygiene

  • Health at Work

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Leah Tomkins, Katrina Pritchard

    Engaging with some of the most debated topics in contemporary organizations, Health at Work: Critical Perspectives presents a critical, contingent view of the healthy employee and the very notion of organizational health. Drawing on expressions such as ‘blowing a fuse’, ‘cracking under pressure’ or…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Environmental Health and the U.S. Federal System

    Sustainably Managing Health Hazards, 1st Edition

    By Michael R Greenberg, Dona Schneider

    This book explains how the U.S. federal system manages environmental health issues, with a unique focus on risk management and human health outcomes.  Building on a generic approach for understanding human health risk, this book shows how federalism has evolved in response to environmental health…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment and Health

  • Safer Seas

    Systematic Accident Prevention, 1st Edition

    By Koji Fukuoka

    Marine accidents can occur at any time and everywhere in the world, resulting in loss of life, property, environment and reputation of the companies involved. Preventing accidents and establishing a safer world without accidents is an important agenda for the maritime industry. Since the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    CRC Press

  • Person-centred Health Care

    Balancing the Welfare of Clinicians and Patients, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Buetow

    Person-centred health care is increasingly endorsed as a key element of high-quality care, yet, in practice, it often means patient-centred health care. This book scrutinizes the principle of primacy of patient welfare, which, although deeply embedded in health professionalism, is long overdue for…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

  • Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Chiara Leva, Tom Kontogiannis, Marko Gerbec, Olga Aneziris

    Adopting a strategic approach to risk management can maximize competitiveness and profitability. Total Safety and Productivity approaches offer managers a set of methods and tools to apply a Total Safety Management (TSM) philosophy to achieve this. The capability to anticipate, assess and plan for…

    Hardback – 2019-03-25
    Routledge

  • Office Ergonomics and Human Factors

    Practical Applications, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Céline McKeown

    Just like the previous edition, this new edition aims to provide practical advice on how to create, develop, or improve office environments so that those individuals who work within them can do so comfortably and contently. Those environments include traditional purpose-built offices, home offices,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-10
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction to Radiation Protection

    7th Edition

    By Alan Martin, Sam Harbison, Karen Beach, Peter Cole

    This highly-readable account of the nature of the hazards presented by ionizing radiation and the methods of protection is an ideal introductory text for those new to the field, and for the non-specialist. The seventh edition continues to cover the technical principles underlying the control of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-12
    CRC Press

  • The Science and Politics of Work Disability Prevention

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ellen MacEachen

    The rising cost of illness and disability benefits are one of today’s biggest social and labour market challenges. The promise of activation-oriented work disability policies was labour market engagement for all people, regardless of illness, injury or impairment. However, the reality has been more…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge

  • Occupational Health and Safety

    International Influences and the New Epidemics, 1st Edition

    By Chris Peterson, Claire Mayhew

    This text provides a theoretical and empirical approach to investigating the nature of emerging OSH (Occupational Health and Safety) epidemics across the industrialized world. The author of each chapter in this book deals with exposure to a particular OSH hazard and examines the epidemic nature of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • Working Posture Assessment

    The TACOS (Time-Based Assessment Computerized Strategy) Method, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniela Colombini, Enrico Occhipinti

    This book covers how to analyze awkward working postures, particularly of the spine and lower limbs, in specific groups exposed. The methods covered suggests how to evaluate the postures correctly, taking account of the duration and sequence of the tasks involved, even in very complex scenarios…

    Paperback – 2018-08-08
    CRC Press
    Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

  • Naked Safety

    Exploring The Dynamics of Safety in a Fast-Changing World, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Sharman

    Workplace safety has never been seen as sexy, clever or cool. Fraught with legislative hurdles, ambiguous policy and complex procedures, despite its alleged importance safety has lost its way. For many organisations safety is seen as burdensome and bureaucratic and has become little more than…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge

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