Occupational Health and Safety Products

  • Prevention of Accidents at Work

    Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work (WOS 2017), October 3-6, 2017, Prague, Czech Republic

    Edited by Lucie Kocurkova, Ales Bernatik, Kirsten Jørgensen

    This book collects papers presented at the 9th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work (WOS 2017) held in Prague, Czech Republic, on October 3-6, 2017, organized by the VSB-Technical University of Ostrava. The conference on current issues within occupational safety is…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03 
    CRC Press

  • Creating the Productive Workplace

    Places to Work Creatively, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Derek Clements-Croome

    The built environment affects our physical, mental and social wellbeing. Here renowned professionals from practice and academia explore the evidence from basic research as well as case studies to test this belief. They show that many elements in the built environment contribute to establishing a…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26 
    Routledge

  • The Fearless World of Professional Safety in the 21st Century

    By Scott Gesinger

    Professional safety is in danger of extinction. Safety professionals have become complacent and unfocused, ignorantly relying on an 80-year-old paradigm. Lazy gimmicks are substituted for the hierarchy of controls meant to be the foundation of the profession. A $10,000 investment in posters makes…

    Paperback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge

  • Information Technology in Medical Diagnostics

    Edited by Waldemar Wójcik, Andrzej Smolarz

    For many centuries, people have tried to learn about the state of their health. Initially, in the pre-technological period, they had to rely only on their senses. Then there were simple tools to help the human senses. The discovery of X-rays, which allowed people to look “inside” the body, turned…

    Hardback – 2017-07-14 
    CRC Press

  • Longitudinal Research in Occupational Health Psychology

    Edited by Toon W. Taris

    Occupational health psychology (OHP) involves the application of psychology to improving the quality of work life and to promoting and protecting the safety, health and well-being of employees. Achieving these aims requires researchers and practitioners to possess in-depth knowledge of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • A Definitive Guide to Behavioural Safety

    By Tim Marsh

    This book makes the case that far too much work undertaken under the banner of ‘behavioural safety’ is overly person-focused. ‘If you can walk on hot coals, you can do anything – so be safe’ needs to be dismissed out of hand, but also more advanced techniques based on coaching and empowerment fail…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Occupational Health Psychology

    Measurement, Design and Data Analysis

    Edited by Robert R. Sinclair, Mo Wang, Lois E. Tetrick

    Research Methods in Occupational Health Psychology: Measurement, Design, and Data Analysis provides a state-of-the-art review of current issues and best practices in the science of Occupational Health Psychology. Occupational Health Psychology (OHP) is a multidisciplinary and rapidly growing area…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Wellbeing at Work

    Edited by Cary L. Cooper, Michael P. Leiter

    Over recent years, many companies have developed an awareness of the importance of an active, rather than passive, approach to wellbeing at work. Whilst the value of this approach is widely accepted, turning theory into effective practice is still a challenge for many companies. The Routledge…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Best Practices for Environmental Health

    Environmental Pollution, Protection, Quality and Sustainability

    By Herman Koren

    In a present where there are countless opportunities for the spread of exotic diseases, the expansion and creation of far more illness in our global population through globalization and rapid transportation, and the contamination of water, air and land, we find ourselves accountable. In this day…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
    CRC Press
    Best Practices for Public Health

  • The Cotton Dust Papers

    Science, Politics, and Power in the "Discovery" of Byssinosis in the U.S

    By Charles Levenstein, Gregory F. Delaurier, Mary Lee Dunn

    "The Cotton Dust Papers" is the story of the 50-year struggle for recognition in the U.S. of this pernicious occupational disease. The authors contend that byssinosis could have and should have been recognized much sooner, as a great deal was known about the disease as early as the 1930s. Using…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Work, Health and Environment Series

  • Occupational Safety and Hygiene V

    Selected papers from the International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene (SHO 2017), April 10-11, 2017, Guimarães, Portugal

    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

    Occupational Safety and Hygiene V contains selected contributions from the International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene (SHO 2017, 10-11 April 2017, Guimarães, Portugal). The contributions focus on a wide range of topics, including: - occupational safety- risk assessment- safety…

    Hardback – 2017-03-21
    CRC Press

  • At the Point of Production

    The Social Analysis of Occupational and Environmental Health

    Edited by Charles Levenstein

    "At the Point of Production", a compilation of contributions to "New Solutions Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health Policy", locates workers' health and safety problems in the broad political economy. It argues that without a deep understanding of the social/political/economic context…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge
    Work, Health and Environment Series

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