Occupational Health and Safety Products

  • Psychological Violence in the Workplace

    New perspectives and shifting frameworks

    By Emily Schindeler, Janet Ransley, Danielle Reynald

    Violence is defined by the World Health Organisation as the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, or psychological harm. But while physical violence is seen as unacceptable, why is…

    Hardback – 2016-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Office Ergonomics

    Ease and Efficiency at Work, Second Edition

    By Anne D. Kroemer, Karl H.E. Kroemer

    Office ergonomics – whether we realize it or not – directly or indirectly affects every one of us. It is the study of the work we do, the environment we work in, and the tools we use to successfully perform our jobs. Office ergonomics helps us be comfortable and safe at work, which reduces the…

    Hardback – 2016-06-23
    CRC Press

  • Person-centred Health Care

    Balancing the Welfare of Clinicians and Patients

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

  • Occupational Safety and Hygiene IV

    Edited by Pedro M. Arezes, Joao Santos Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patricio Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, A. Sergio Miguel, Goncalo Perestrelo

    Occupational Safety and Hygiene IV covers a wide variety of topics, including but not limited to: - Occupational Safety - Risk Assessment - Ergonomics - Management Systems - Physical Environment - Construction Safety, and - Human Factors This compilation of papers in the domain of occupational…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05
    CRC Press

  • Rip Current Prediction System for Swimmer Safety

    Towards operational forecasting using a process based model and nearshore bathymetry from video

    By Leo Sembiring

    Rip currents are among the most dangerous coastal hazards for the bathing public, and contribute to the highest portion of beach rescues all over the world. In order to help life guards in planning and preparing rescue resources so that casualties can be minimized, information about where and when…

    Paperback – 2016-02-23
    CRC Press
    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

  • Ernsting's Aviation and Space Medicine 5E

    5th Edition

    Edited by David Gradwell, David J Rainford

    Ernsting's Aviation and Space Medicine applies current understanding in medicine, physiology and the behavioural sciences to the medical challenges and stresses that are faced by both civil and military aircrew, and their passengers, on a daily basis. The fifth edition of this established textbook…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-01-22
    CRC Press

  • Health and Safety at Work Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, 3rd Edition

    By Ed Ferrett

    This companion to the bestselling Introduction to Health and Safety at Work is an essential revision aid for students preparing for their written assessments on the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. Fully updated to the latest NEBOSH National General…

    Paperback – 2015-09-15
    Routledge

  • International Health and Safety at Work Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, 2nd Edition

    By Ed Ferrett

    This companion to the bestselling International Health and Safety at Work is an essential revision aid for students preparing for their written assessments on the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. Fully updated to the April 2015 specification, the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety in Construction Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety, 2nd Edition

    By Ed Ferrett

    This companion to the bestselling Introduction to Health and Safety in Construction is an essential revision aid for students preparing for their written assessments on the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety. Fully updated to the April 2015 specification, the revision…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2015-08-24
    Routledge

  • Structural Health Monitoring and Integrity Management

    Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference of Structural Health Monitoring and Integrity Management (ICSHMIM 2014), Nanjing, China, 24-26 September 2014

    Edited by Keqin Ding, Shenfang Yuan, Zhishen Wu

    Structural Health Monitoring and Integrity Management is a collection of the papers presented at the 2nd International Conference of Structural Health Monitoring and Integrity Management (ICSHMIM2014, Nanjing, China, 24-26 September 2014), and addresses the most recent developments in the field of…

    Hardback – 2015-05-29
    CRC Press

  • Occupational Safety and Hygiene III

    Edited by Pedro M. Arezes, Joao Santos Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patricio Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, A. Sergio Miguel, Goncalo Perestrelo

    The papers published in Occupational Safety and Hygiene III cover the following topics:- Occupational safety- Risk assessment- Safety management- Ergonomics- Management systems- Environmental ergonomics- Physical environments- Construction safety, and- Human factors.The contributions are based on…

    Hardback – 2015-02-02
    CRC Press

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