Health and Safety: Health & Safety at Work

  • Preventing Workplace Incidents in Construction: Data Mining and Analytics Applications book cover

    Preventing Workplace Incidents in Construction

    Data Mining and Analytics Applications, 1st Edition

    By Imriyas Kamardeen

    The construction industry is vital to any national economy; it is also one of the most susceptible to workplace incidents. The unacceptably high rates of incidents in construction have huge socio-economic consequences for the victims, their families and friends, co-workers, employers and society at…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Human Factors for Sustainability: Theoretical Perspectives and Global Applications book cover

    Human Factors for Sustainability

    Theoretical Perspectives and Global Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Thatcher, Klaus J. Zink, Klaus Fischer

    This book deals with the central question of how human factors and ergonomics (HFE) might contribute to solutions for the more sustainable development of our world. The contents of the book are highly compatible with the recent political agenda for sustainable development as well as with…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17 
    CRC Press

  • The Relationship Factor in Safety Leadership: Achieving Success through Employee Engagement book cover

    The Relationship Factor in Safety Leadership

    Achieving Success through Employee Engagement, 1st Edition

    By Rosa Antonia Carrillo

    At the core of The Relationship Factor in Safety Leadership are eight beliefs about human nature that are common to leaders who successfully communicate that safety is important while meeting business results. Using stories and business language the book explains how to create and recover important…

    Hardback – 2019-07-05 
    Routledge

  • 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

    How are today’s ‘hearts and minds’ programs linked to a late-19th century definition of human factors as people’s moral and mental deficits? What do Heinrich’s ‘unsafe acts’ from the 1930’s have in common with the Swiss cheese model of the early 1990’s? Why was the reinvention of human factors in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-02-18
    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

  • 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

  • Food Safety and Inspection: An Introduction book cover

    Food Safety and Inspection

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Madeleine Smith

    The process of food inspection relies on an inspector's understanding of the intrinsic hazards associated with individual foods. Whereas spoilage can usually be determined through a simple organoleptic assessment, the judgment of whether a food is fit for human consumption requires an evaluation of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge

  • Naked Safety: Exploring The Dynamics of Safety in a Fast-Changing World book cover

    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

  • Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Audits: A Risk-based Approach book cover

    Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Audits

    A Risk-based Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Stephen Asbury

    Internal auditing is an essential tool for managing compliance, and for initiating and driving continual improvement in any organization’s systematic HSEQ performance. Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Audits includes the latest health and safety, environmental and quality management…

    Paperback – 2018-04-12
    Routledge

  • The 10 Step MBA for Safety and Health Practitioners book cover

    The 10 Step MBA for Safety and Health Practitioners

    1st Edition

    By Waddah S Ghanem Al Hashmi, Rob Cooling

    As an Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) practitioner have you ever wondered "How can I shape my career trajectory to reach a C-suite position in business?" Or perhaps—for those who do not aspire to positions of this nature; "How can I develop my ability to persuade and influence top management…

    Paperback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge

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