Health and Safety: Collections

Health and Safety From Routledge and CRC Press

We publish a range of Health and Safety titles for students and professionals and this collection showcases the best of what we have to offer.

Health and Safety from Routledge

  • The End of Heaven

    Disaster and Suffering in a Scientific Age

    By Sidney Dekker

    In this unique book, Sidney Dekker tackles a largely unexplored dilemma. Our scientific age has equipped us ever better to explain why things go wrong. But this increasing sophistication actually makes it harder to explain why we suffer. Accidents and disasters have become technical…

    Paperback – 2017-03-23
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms provides instant information to readers on a range of key terms used in health and safety at work. The book, produced in A-Z format, incorporates the principal legal, technical and practical terms derived from statutes, regulations, approved codes, case law and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge

  • Preventing Corporate Accidents

    By Robert Whittingham

    The passing of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Bill in the UK and increasing public and investor pressure for good Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility, means organizations now, more than ever, need to ensure they do all they can to prevent major accidents.…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2016-12-23
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2016-12-16
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety in a Changing World

    Edited by Robert Dingwall, Shelley Frost

    When health and safety regulatory frameworks took their present form in the 1970s, they were seen as a triumph of welfare state intervention. Since then, as heavy industry has declined and office and retail employment have expanded, new ways of working have radically altered the context of health…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06
    Routledge

  • Managing Noise and Vibration at Work

    By Tim South

    New EU Physical Agents Directives on Noise and Vibration will be incorporated into UK law by February 2006. Explicit action levels for vibration will be introduced, while the action levels for noise will be drastically cut. In order to comply with these Directives, companies need to assess noise…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge

  • Disasters

    Learning the Lessons for a Safer World

    By David Eves

    This is a reprint of ISBN 978-0-901357-46-5 Disasters: learning the lessons for a safer world is both a tribute to the victims of past safety failures and a warning against complacency and cutting corners today. It also recognises the achievements of health and safety professionals and others in…

    Hardback – 2016-08-19
    Routledge

  • Productive Safety Management

    By Tania Mol

    Unlike most books on this subject, Productive Safety Management, described in this book, integrates occupational health and safety, human resource management, environmental management, and engineering to provide a whole-business approach to effective safety management.The book helps companies to…

    Hardback – 2016-07-26
    Routledge

  • World Class Health and Safety

    The professional's guide

    By Richard Byrne

    Getting your qualification is just the start of the safety professional’s journey towards effective workplace practice. World Class Health and Safety doesn’t repeat the whys and whats of health and safety management, instead it is a helpful how-to guide for newly qualified and experienced health…

    Paperback – 2016-05-26
    Routledge

  • Ergonomics in Action

    A Practical Guide for the Workplace

    By Celine McKeown

    This is a reprint of 978-0-901357-47-2 Ergonomics in action: a practical guide for the workplace is a no-nonsense introduction to the principles of workplace ergonomics. The book is very user-friendly and written in a clear, jargon-free style, and gives straightforward explanations and practical…

    Hardback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge

  • Essential Health and Safety Study Skills

    By Jonathan Backhouse

    Studying for exams, working in teams, writing detailed yet succinct reports and importantly time management aren’t second nature to most, so this book provides clear guidance and will be an essential tool for anyone taking a health and safety course. For many students the learning…

    Hardback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge

  • Occupational Audiometry

    By MaryAnne Maltby

    The EU Physical Agents Directive on Noise, which will be implemented into UK law in February 2006, will reduce noise action levels drastically. Under the new regulations, many more industries, which have so far not been associated with high noise levels such as restaurants and call centres, will…

    Hardback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge

  • The Practical Guide to Corporate Social Responsibility

    Do the Right Thing

    By Stephen Asbury, Richard Ball

    Corporate social responsibility has gained substantial traction in recent decades but many still struggle with conveying the importance of integrating ethics and environmental and social values within the demands of a business world understandably concerned with making profit. First published in…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
    Routledge

  • Human Factors and Behavioural Safety

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Accidents and cases of occupational ill-health are commonly associated with aspects of human behaviour and the potential for human error. Human Factors and Behavioural Safety is not written for psychologists, but instead gives health and safety professionals and students a broad overview of human…

    Hardback – 2016-02-01
    Routledge

  • Risk Management: 10 Principles

    By Jacqueline Jeynes

    In the same way as the 4Ps of marketing are a fundamental principle of business theory, this book puts forward the 10Ps of Risk Management as a consistent and comprehensive approach to the subject. The 10Ps of Risk Management offers a holistic approach, bringing together all elements of risk…

    Hardback – 2016-02-01
    Routledge

  • Tolley's Practical Risk Assessment Handbook

    5th Edition

    By Mike Bateman

    Risk assessment has become the backbone of health and safety management in the UK and elsewhere. Employers have a legal duty to prove that risk assessments have been carried out and to ensure that appropriate precautions have been implemented.Mike Bateman demystifies the risk assessment process and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-22
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety Pocket Book

    By Jeremy Stranks, Jeremy Stranks

    The Health and Safety Pocket Book is a handy reference tool for practising health and safety professionals, auditors, managers, HR personnel, employee representatives and anyone with health and safety responsibilities.It is an essential compilation of guidance, data and checklists covering a wide…

    Hardback – 2015-12-22
    Routledge

  • Principles of Health and Safety at Work

    8th Edition

    By Allan St John Holt, Jim Allen

    This is a reprint of ISBN 978-0-901-35743-4 Widely acknowledged as the one stop summary of health and safety fundamentals, Principles covers law, safety technology, occupational health and hygiene and safety management techniques. Originally written by the late international health and safety…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Audits

    A risk-based approach, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Asbury, Stephen Asbury

    This book provides a step-by-step guide to technical and operational integrity audits which has become invaluable for senior management and auditors alike. This book: Shows practitioners and students how to carry out internal audits to the key international health and safety, environment and…

    Hardback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge

  • The Blame Machine: Why Human Error Causes Accidents

    By Robert Whittingham

    The Blame Machine describes how disasters and serious accidents result from recurring, but potentially avoidable, human errors. It shows how such errors are preventable because they result from defective systems within a company. From real incidents, you will be able to identify common causes of…

    Hardback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge

  • Easy Guide to Health and Safety

    2nd Edition

    By Phil Hughes, Liz Hughes

    Do you need to get to grips with health and safety principles but don’t have time to wade through reams of legislation and guidance? Do you need practical step-by-step guidance on health and safety issues for your small business? Then this is the book for you. Building on the success of the first…

    Paperback – 2015-01-29
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Health and Safety Law

    A Student Reference

    By David Branson

    An Introduction to Health and Safety Law provides a clear, concise overview of health and safety law in the United Kingdom. With reference to the European Union, this book discusses criminal and civil liability at length to provide a clear understanding of this area of law which has been subject to…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge

  • Environmental Management:

    Revision Guide for the IEMA Associate Membership Exam and NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management

    By Adrian Belcham

    Written by Adrian Belcham, author of Manual of Environmental Management, this is the essential guide to prepare you for the IEMA Associate Membership Exam and NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management. Through the inclusion of revision tips, exam guidance and self-test questions, this guide…

    Paperback – 2014-09-26
    Routledge

  • Manual of Environmental Management

    By Adrian Belcham

    Manual of Environmental Management is a practical guide for those involved in the control and reduction of environmental impacts in organisations. This comprehensive and practical guide takes you through the main environmental challenges organisations face and the improvement strategies used…

    Hardback – 2014-09-24
    Routledge

  • Risk, Surprises and Black Swans

    Fundamental Ideas and Concepts in Risk Assessment and Risk Management

    By Terje Aven

    Risk, Surprises and Black Swans provides an in depth analysis of the risk concept with a focus on the critical link to knowledge; and the lack of knowledge, that risk and probability judgements are based on. Based on technical scientific research, this book presents a new perspective to help you…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
    Routledge

  • Fire Safety and Risk Management

    for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management

    By Fire Protection Association

    This textbook is directly aligned to the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management, with each element of the syllabus explained in detail. Each chapter guides the student through the syllabus with references to legal frameworks and guidelines. Images, tables, case studies and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-14
    Routledge

  • Reflective Learning

    An essential tool for the self-development of health and safety practitioners

    By Teresa Budworth, Waddah Shihab Ghanem Al Hashemi

    Reflective Learning is the essential reference for health and safety practitioners wanting to develop their professional skills and practice. Whether you are a new practitioner looking to expand your knowledge or an experienced professional seeking to build on existing skills, this book is…

    Paperback – 2014-07-08
    Routledge

  • Dynamic Risk Assessment

    The Practical Guide to Making Risk-Based Decisions with the 3-Level Risk Management Model

    By Stephen Asbury, Edmund Jacobs

    Dynamic Risk Assessment is the key tool to support a holistic risk management framework. This book aims to help employers, managers and staff alike to understand how they can effectively integrate dynamic risk assessment into business management processes and systems to improve safety. With tips,…

    Paperback – 2014-04-15
    Routledge