• Introduction to Hazard Control Management: A Vital Organizational Function book cover

    Introduction to Hazard Control Management

    A Vital Organizational Function, 1st Edition

    By James T. Tweedy

    The International Board for the Certification of Safety Managers (IBFCSM) has designated this text as the Primary Study Reference for those preparing to sit for the Certified Hazard Control Manager (CHCM) and the Certified Hazard Control Manager-Security (CHCM-SEC) Examinations. Introduction to…

    Hardback – 2013-09-25
    CRC Press

  • Essential Health and Safety Study Skills book cover

    Essential Health and Safety Study Skills

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2013-05-02
    Routledge

  • Refurbishing Stairs in Dwellings to Reduce the Risks of Falls and Injuries book cover

    Refurbishing Stairs in Dwellings to Reduce the Risks of Falls and Injuries

    1st Edition

    By Mike Roys

    More than 350,000 injuries and 550 deaths in the UK every year are caused by falls on domestic stairs and steps. Reducing the risks associated with the most hazardous stairs is relatively inexpensive, with a typical payback period of six years (based on savings for the health services). This report…

    Paperback – 2013-04-08
    IHS BRE Press

  • Occupational Safety and Hygiene book cover

    Occupational Safety and Hygiene

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pedro 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 presents selected papers from the International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene – SHO2013 (Guimarães, Portugal, 14-15 February 2013), which was organized by the Portuguese Society for Occupational Safety and Hygiene (SPOSHO). The contributions from 15…

    Hardback – 2013-04-04
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Environmental Management: for the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management book cover

    Introduction to Environmental Management

    for the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management, 1st Edition

    By Brian Waters

    This endorsed handbook is directly aligned to the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management, with each element of the syllabus explained in detail. Includes sample NEBOSH questions and case studies to aid learning Up to date and aligned with the revised 2012 specification Over 100 images,…

    Paperback – 2013-04-02
    Routledge

  • Hazardous Materials Compliance for Public Research Organizations: A Case Study, Second Edition book cover

    Hazardous Materials Compliance for Public Research Organizations

    A Case Study, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Nicolas A. Valcik

    Completely revised and updated, Hazardous Materials Compliance for Public Research Organizations: A Case Study, Second Edition presents a case study of one university’s policies and practices with regard to the procurement, use, storage and disposal of HAZMAT in the context of a changing internal…

    Hardback – 2013-02-15
    Routledge
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Bayesian Methods in Health Economics book cover

    Bayesian Methods in Health Economics

    1st Edition

    By Gianluca Baio

    Health economics is concerned with the study of the cost-effectiveness of health care interventions. This book provides an overview of Bayesian methods for the analysis of health economic data. After an introduction to the basic economic concepts and methods of evaluation, it presents Bayesian…

    Hardback – 2012-11-12
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

  • Ecological Public Health: Reshaping the Conditions for Good Health book cover

    Ecological Public Health

    Reshaping the Conditions for Good Health, 1st Edition

    By Geof Rayner, Tim Lang

    What is public health? To some, it is about drains, water, food and housing, all requiring engineering and expert management. To others, it is the State using medicine or health education and tackling unhealthy lifestyles.  This book argues that public health thinking needs an overhaul, a…

    Paperback – 2012-04-23
    Routledge

  • Emerging Technologies in Non-Destructive Testing V book cover

    Emerging Technologies in Non-Destructive Testing V

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alkiviadis S. Paipetis, Theodore E. Matikas, Dimitrios G. Aggelis, Danny Van Hemelrijck

    Non-destructive evaluation (NDE) methods have dominated most of the fields of applied research and technology over the last twenty years. These techniques provide information on the functional efficiency of materials and structures without causing any structural impact on the structure itself.…

    Hardback – 2012-01-26
    CRC Press

  • Public Safety and Risk Assessment: Improving Decision Making book cover

    Public Safety and Risk Assessment

    Improving Decision Making, 1st Edition

    By David J. Ball, Laurence Ball-King

    This book aims to encourage a more reflective, multidisciplinary approach to public safety, and the 'reenfranchisement' of those affected by this new phenomenon. Over the past decade health and safety has become a major issue of public interest. There are countless stories of health and safety…

    Paperback – 2011-09-07
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Concise Guide to Workplace Safety and Health: What You Need to Know, When You Need It book cover

    Concise Guide to Workplace Safety and Health

    What You Need to Know, When You Need It, 1st Edition

    By Gary Chambers

    Every organization must comply with occupational health and safety regulations. Yet it is frequently unclear which actually apply in a given real-life situation, plus the field is loaded with technical terminology and complicated regulations. Many managers, trainers, even safety and health…

    Paperback – 2011-01-05
    CRC Press

  • Integrated Management Systems for Construction: Quality, Environment and Safety book cover

    Integrated Management Systems for Construction

    Quality, Environment and Safety, 1st Edition

    By Alan Griffith

    Integrated management systems (IMS) are an innovative way of handling the plethora of management functions and procedures that are applied throughout major construction projects.  Contracting companies use management systems to shape and define the corporate arrangement of their business…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13
    Routledge

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