• Peak Performance: How to Achieve and Sustain Excellence in Operations Management book cover

    Peak Performance

    How to Achieve and Sustain Excellence in Operations Management, 1st Edition

    By Patricia M. Allen, Frances E. Alston, Emily Millikin DeKerchove

    The key to success and reaching peak performance is integrating three processes to optimize business through the use of human performance improvement tools, lean thinking, operational excellence, along with a strong organizational culture as the underpinning. These components form the basis of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Improvements in Environment Safety and Health

  • Foundations of Safety Science: A Century of Understanding Accidents and Disasters book cover

    Foundations of Safety Science

    A Century of Understanding Accidents and Disasters, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of the theoretical foundations of safety science and provides balanced treatment of approaches since the early 20th century. It shows interlinkages and cross-connections between the concepts and theories. To support its use in teaching, each chapter…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Global Urban Health book cover

    Handbook of Global Urban Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Igor Vojnovic, Amber L Pearson, Asiki Gershim, Geoff DeVerteuil, Adriana Allen

    Through interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives, and with an emphasis on exploring patterns as well as distinct and unique conditions across the globe, this collection examines advanced and cutting-edge theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of the health of urban…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16 
    Routledge
    The Metropolis and Modern Life

  • Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge book cover

    Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge

    1st Edition

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

    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 – 2019-03-19 
    Routledge

  • Healthy Homes: Designing with light and air for sustainability and wellbeing book cover

    Healthy Homes

    Designing with light and air for sustainability and wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Nick Baker, Koen Steemers

    It is widely acknowledged that there is an urgent need to transform our housing stock to a better energy performance level. However, improving energy performance should not result in a negative impact on the health, wellbeing and the comfort of building occupants. There are many energy-neutral…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Human Heat Stress book cover

    Human Heat Stress

    1st Edition

    By Ken Parsons

    Thousands of people continue to die from heat. Heat illnesses and advice for preventing heat casualties at work, during heatwaves, sport and the effects of global warming are described. A new perspective on thermoregulation integrates physiological and psychophysical regulated variables. Heat…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26 
    CRC Press

  • Chemistry of Pyrotechnics: Basic Principles and Theory, Third Edition book cover

    Chemistry of Pyrotechnics

    Basic Principles and Theory, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Chris Mocella, John A. Conkling

    This book provides chemists with technical insight on pyrotechnics and explosives. It emphasizes basic chemical principles and practical, hands-on knowledge in the preparation of energetic materials. It examines the interactions between and adaptations of pyrotechnics to changing technology in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-07
    CRC Press

  • Health and Safety: Risk Management book cover

    Health and Safety: Risk Management

    5th Edition

    By Tony Boyle

    Health and Safety: Risk Management is the clearest and most comprehensive book on risk management available today. This newly revised fifth edition takes into account new developments in legislation, standards and good practice. ISO 45001, the international health and safety management system…

    Paperback – 2018-12-12
    Routledge

  • Transformative Propaganda: Opening the Archives of the British Safety Council book cover

    Transformative Propaganda

    Opening the Archives of the British Safety Council, 1st Edition

    By Mike Esbester

    What do seat belts, life jackets and anti-jack knife technology have in common? They were all the subjects of campaigns run by the British Safety Council since its inception in 1957. James Tye, its charismatic founder and leader for nearly 40 years, created the British Safety Council to bring about…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California book cover

    Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California

    1st Edition

    By Jesse M. Keenan

    This book serves as a guide for local governments and private enterprises as they navigate the unchartered waters of investing in climate change adaptation and resilience. This book serves not only as a resource guide for identifying potential funding sources but also as a roadmap for asset…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Organised Wellbeing: Proven and Practical Lessons from Safety Excellence book cover

    Organised Wellbeing

    Proven and Practical Lessons from Safety Excellence, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Marsh, Louise Ward

    Wellbeing is now at the top of almost everyone’s agenda and many technical books have been published on the topic. More than that, an ever-increasing number of organisations are understanding that getting wellbeing right is a win-win that can boost profits or simply make sustainability…

    Paperback – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • 101 Case Studies in Construction Management book cover

    101 Case Studies in Construction Management

    1st Edition

    By Len Holm

    This book provides 101 real-life construction management case studies from an author with over 40 years’ experience in the construction industry and as a lecturer in construction management. Over 14 chapters, Len Holm has included case studies from real jobsites that cover organization,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

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